2019 Elections: Buhari Re-Election Campaign Kicks Off In Ibadan

Muhammadu Buhari
Muhammadu Buhari

•Zonal Campaign Office Opens

•State Cordinators Emerge

WHILE some people are calling for the resignation of the recuperating Nigerian President, Mohammudu Buhari, who is at present in London, some of his loyalists converged in Ibadan, Oyo State on Monday to inaugurate the Buhari-Osinbajo 2019 Campaign Office.

They also used the event to pray for his recovery and appoint states coordinators.

In an elaborate ceremony, which commanded the presence of Dr. Bawa Abdullahi Wase, Ambassador Ordinaries and Plenipotentiary to Oatar; Alhaji Danladi Pasali, National Coordinator, Buhari Campaign Organisation; Alhjai Kabiru Nakaya, Chairman APC BOT; Alhjai Hamidu Ajibade, Patron, Buhari Campaign Organisation (BCO), Oyo State and the thousands of people, vouched to work and vote for President Buhari in the 2019 Presidential election.

Speaking at the occasion, Mr Tunji Adeniji, the South West Zone Chairman, Buhari Campaign Organisation (BCO) said: “It is in the best interest of the nation for God to grant good health to President Buhari. It is also in the best interest of the nation for President Buhari to contest again in 2019.”

Adeniji disclosed: “It is our sound believe and trust which we have in Buhari, his diligent at work, his fight against corruption, his programmes for the masses and his intense love for the country called Nigeria and her good people that we have decided to open this campaign office in Ibadan, the capital of Western Region and mother of South West states.

“We are commencing the Buhari/Osinbajo 2019 Campaign today here in Ibadan. We are not going to look back. We have the assurance of God almighty and the wishes of the people who have been feeling the imapct of a purposeful government and responsible governance. We want the continuation of this and as all can see today that the people love Buhari to continue.”

In furtherance of the mission, six Buhari Campaign Organisation coordinators were appointed and swore-in for Oyo, Ondo, Ogun, Osun, Lagos and Ekiti states.

Speaking after the sworn in, Chief O. Odetola, the Ekiti State Coordinator, revealed that “We are going back home in prepartion for the inauguration of our chapters. We are determined to ensure the propagation of President Buhari’s gospel and spread his achievements. He is a God-sent to the nation and we are ready, willing and eminently equipped to mobilise for his second term.”