By Mosunmola Ayobami, Kwara
The National Association of Nigeria Students (NANS) Zone ‘C’ which comprises ten states in North central and North East of Nigeria has declared support for the re-election of Dr Bukola Saraki as Senator representing Kwara Central senatorial district in the 2019 General Election.
The Public Relations Officer of the Association, Comrade Adebayo Kayode, made the declaration during a press conference held at Nigeria Union of Journalists Centre, Ilorin, on Friday.
He said the leadership style and legislative activities in the 8th Senate is unequal, describing Saraki as a consummate leader.
“Be that as it may, this gathering is very historic and remarkable because we are here in support of continuity mantra, a continuity in quality representation,educational development, good governance, and above all prompt payment of scholarship to the indigenes and indigent students studying in various institution in Nigeria and abroad,” he said.
According to him we decided to support Dr Saraki and all candidates of PDP in the forthcoming General Elections because we have a strong belief from all indications that Senator Saraki has true love and affection for the well being of students and youths in general.
“With proud enthusiasm, we pitch our tent with Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Barrister Razaq Atunwa and the entire PDP candidates for the attainment of their political ambition which will in give birth to rapid socioeconomic and sustainable development in the state and Nigeria as a whole.