The conversation surrounding the 2023 elections is gaining prominence by the day and endorsements of potential candidates by pro-democracy groups is now the order of the day.
A pro-democracy and advocacy group, Bauchi State progressive Congress, has dragged the immediate past Chief Of Air Staff, Abubakar Sadiq into the 2023 governorship race.
The group’s chairman, Comr Yousuf Nurrudeen Galaje, said Abubakar Sadiq has distinguished himself with his leadership qualities.
The group has openly declared its support for the emergence of the Air Marshall Abubakar Sadiq the former Nigeria Chief of Air Staff, as Bauchi State Governor comes 2023.
According to the group, the performance of the Air Marshall has put him in a good position for consideration as Governor.
The state chairman of the group, Comr Yousuf Nuruddeen Galaje, at a press conference in Bauchi, on Saturday, 20th March, said Air Marshall Sadiq Abubakar has distinguished himself with his leadership qualities.
Comr Yousuf Nuruddeen Galaje says only the people of Bauchi can decide if they want the suffering to stop in 2023 and the only person who is fit for the job is Air Marshall Sadiq.
“In our search for a worthy leader, our observation of Bauchi political space has brought our focus to Former Chief Air Staff, Abubakar Sadiq whose track record and achievements have raised the bar on leadership,” Galaje said.
The group stated that its support for Sadiq Abubakar was anchored on four key pillars- proven performer, outstanding style of leadership with wholesome track record, pragmatic reformer and prudent manager of resources.
The group also informed journalists at the conference that they have commenced mobilization and sensitization of campaign volunteers across the state for the cause.
Air Marshal Sadiq name has been touted severally as one of the contenders of the All Progressive Congress in the 2023 Governorship election in Bauchi state.
Although Air Marshall Sadiq is yet to formally indicate his interest in the race, all signs lead to the fact that he may join the race.
Meanwhile, the Local government chairmen of the Bauchi State Progressive Congress has said the party will be glad to have Air Marshal Sadiq as its flag bearer in 2023.
According to the group, Air Marshall Sadiq has what it takes to take over from Governor Bala Mohammed come 2023.