Kano State Governor-elect under the New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP Abba Yusuf Kabir has promised to build on Kwankwaso’s laudable legacies.
The Governor-Elect who made this known in his acceptance speech on Monday night in Kano said, his administration will be an off-shot of the Kwankwaso administration while assuring the good people of Kano State of their resolve to uphold and continue with the philosophy of the Kwankwasiyya.
He stated that, “We shall continue with its laudable populace policies of good qualitative education, empowerment programmes, policies and programmes that promote skills acquisition and entrepreneurship”.
“The completion of abandoned projects, free maternal healthcare programmes and provision of conducive atmosphere for the development of businesses in and within the state”.
Yusuf also affirmed to uphold the social-contract between his party, the NNPP and the good people of Kano state adding that; despite the fact that their party is relatively new coupled with the fact that the logo of the party was poorly depicted on the ballot paper and wide spread electoral violence, the people’s loyalty prevailed.
“You still gave us your mandate. We had
no money and due to the inflicted poverty on the citizenry the government took advantage by buying votes of the people with both the new and old currencies and distributing wrappers and other household items to voters”.
“Against all these odds, you still came out in-mass to give us your mandate.
Indeed, “Taliya bata zabe”, he added.
Abba Gida-Gida thanked the party leader and mentor, His Excellency Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso for his untiring effort that led to the declaration of their mandate as Governor and Deputy Elect.
He also thanked the people of the state, security Agencies electoral observers, INEC, the media and all other stakeholders who worked tirelessly towards ensuring free,
fair and credible elections.
Furthermore, Abba calls for support towards the successful discharge of their mandate.