No fewer than five thousand youths gathered in Yola, the state capital of Adamawa to declare their love for and support for the 2023 youthful presidency agenda.
The people of Adamawa State declared that Governor Yahaya Bello is a young Nigerian who have become a national bridge builder and an example to all politicians in the country, saying that his qualities on unifying Nigeria through tribal and religious tolerance is what the country needs come 2023.
The people declared this when the Bello Ambassadors Network, a non governmental organization launched it’s state chapter in Adamawa to pressure the Kogi State Governor to join the 2023 presidential race.
The National Coordinator of the Organisation, Anthony Edogbo and the former lawmaker in the Adamawa State House of Assembly, Suleiman Alkali, led a team of former commissioners, APC chieftains from the state down to the Local Governments and thousands of young people to the inauguration of the Adamawa State Chapter of Bello Ambassadors Network (BAN) which took place in Yola yesterday.
Speaking at the event, the former lawmaker noted that Governor Yahaya Bello is the saving grace of all Nigerians.
BAN whose mandate is to mobilize Nigerian youths for the actualization of a youthful president come 2023 by supporting Yahaya Bello has already rooted political structures across most states in Nigeria. However, the turnout at Adamawa’s inauguration was unprecedented.
BAN North East coordinator, Alkali who spoke on behalf of the youth of the state assured the group that the people of Adamawa are solidly behind the youthful governor as he is one of their own.
The ceremony which took place at Lelewal Hotel Conference Hall in the capital of the state is seen as one of the largest youth gatherings in the state in recent times.
In his remarks, the National Coordinator of the group, Comrade Anthony Edogbo who was a special guest of honor at the occasion disclosed that the group has recorded massive membership registration within the short time of the launch.
Edogbo noted that the group is not struggling as the youth are voluntarily joining the movement for their love for Governor Bello. He said people are sacrificing their resources and giving donations because Nigerians desperately need Bello.
The newly sworn-in Adamawa state Secretary of the Association, Hon Hussaini Ahmadu Har who is a renowned grassroots mobilizer said that the time for youth to take over has come and that the Adamawa BAN exco would do every legitimate thing possible to deliver the state to Governor Bello.