Eldest son of Ex-Bauchi Governor, Ahmadu Adamu Mu’azu, has declared intention to contest the forthcoming 2023 gubernatorial election.
The governorship hopeful, Ahmed Ahmadu Mu’azu, who is contesting under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has already purchased the party nomination form.
According to Director-General of Ahmed Mu’azu junior campaign Organisation, Dr Kabiru Garba Ilelah, the aspirant is not contesting against the incumbent State Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir, but he is contesting because Bala is now aspiring to be Nigeria Presidential come 2023.
Ilelah added: “Young Muazu is not contesting against the incumbent State Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir, but he is contesting because the Governor is now contesting for the Presidential seat.”
He said, “we saw Governor Bala had already purchased the PDP nomination form to contest for the President of Nigeria 2023.
“Young Mu’azu has a lot of respect for the incumbent Bauchi State Governor, whom He considers as his leader, elder statesman and a father.”
He further said: “The gubernatorial aspirant Ahmed Ahmadu Mu’azu always appreciates the effort and giant strides made former governors of the State, and the gigantic effort the present Governor is doing to uplift the State through roads constructions and rural transformation, while young Mu’azu will come with the agenda to create employment, settle gratuities and industrialise the state.
“The agenda of Ahmed Ahmadu Muazu is to consolidate. Let us consolidate on people, policy and infrastructure with a view to getting Bauchi State working.
“We need to look at all of these and build the confidence of our investors to grow the State,”
“The field should be open for all aspirants to show their competence and capacity by convincing the people on what they have to offer to them,”