By Naomi Sharang
Alhaji Abdullahi Bodejo, the National President, Miyetti-Allah Kautal Hore Association has explained why his group endorsed the presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and his running mate, Kashim Shettima for 2023 presidency.
Bodejo spoke when he received Seyi, the son of the APC presidential candidate at his residence in Karu, Nasarawa State on Wednesday.
Seyi, was accompanied on the visit by members of City Boy Youth Movement (CBYM), a Tinubu/Shettima support group.
The Miyetti-Allah President to his visitors that the association’s decision to endorse and support the candidacy of Tinubu/Shetima, was due to the group’s community engagement with stakeholders and community leaders across the country.
Bodejo urged the group to remain focused to ensure victory of the APC during the polls
Speaking earlier, Sayi said the purpose of the visit was to seek the association’s support for the Presidential bid of Tinubu.
He also called on the youth to vote for the APC during the Feb. 25 and March 11 general elections for renewed hope for Nigeria.
He said: ” Let us all go and collect our PVCs before the deadline and vote APC.
“A vote for Tinubu/Shettima will carry the youth along as a priority as stated in their manifesto.”
Tinubu also stated his unreserved gratitude to President Muhammadu Buhari for endorsing his dad, the APC Presidential candidate and his running mate Kashim Shettima.
He further said that the youth wing of the APC/City Boy Youth Movement would always work with the Fulanis in ensuring that the APC won the general election.
Tinubu was conferred with the chieftancy title of “Sokajo Fulbe” (the Ambassador of the Fulani Youth).
Leader of the youth movement, Mr Favour Abayomi who also canvased the support of Miyetti-Allah, described Tinubu and Shettima as the best candidates for the presidency.