The Speaker of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly Rt Honourable Balarabe Abdullahi says he is optimistic about the All Progressives Congress’ (APC) landslide victory in the forthcoming elections.
The Speaker expressed this over the weekend while addressing the people of Ugya ward in his constituency ahead of Saturday, February 25 elections.
Balarabe urged the electorate in Ugya and other wards of his constituency to vote for him, Sen. Bola Tinubu, the APC presidential candidate, Gov. Abdullahi Sule, and other candidates of the party in the forthcoming February and March elections.
‘The work of Gov. Sule is everywhere in the constituency and beyond.
‘So, I call on the people to reciprocate Gov. Sule’s gesture by returning him for another term to the Government House come the March gubernatorial election.
‘Gov. Abdullahi has brought permanent peace to not only Ugya/ Umaisha constituency but Toto local government area and the state at large.
‘I am here to thank you for the support you have given to me as your representative and to solicit your votes and support for Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Gov. Abdullahi Sule, myself, and other APC candidates to succeed beyond 2023.
‘Let’s appreciate His Excellency Engr. Abdullahi Sule who has given us everything in Toto. He brought peace and there is development in every ward of my constituency and Toto local government area.
‘I want you not to be deceived by opposition lies against my achievements and that of our Governor, Engr. Sule.
‘They will say Balarabe has done nothing and Engr. Sule has done nothing; it is not true.
‘My achievements and His Excellency Engr. Sule’s achievements are everywhere in the constituency. And our people have benefited a lot and are still benefiting, and we will win our election by God’s grace.
‘Our achievements are clear and open for everybody to see and even touch. The oppositions have nothing to tell or offer, which is why they resorted to blackmailing; don’t listen to the.
‘We are focused and will remain focused as victory is ours by his grace,’ he added.
He also urged the people to remain peaceful before, during, and after the elections, re-assuring them of an all-inclusive and purposeful leadership, if voted for another term.
During the campaign rally in Ugya, the Speaker received over 400 defectors from opposition parties to the ruling APC