Muhammad Shehu Molash, a spokesman for the North West All Progressive Congress, APC, the Presidential Campaign Council, said the region gave its presidential candidate the most votes in the election. last Saturday.
This follows the announcement of the party’s presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the winner of the February 25 election.
Speaking to reporters in Kaduna on Saturday, Molash revealed that North West gave Tinubu a cumulative 2,950,393 out of 8,794,726 votes he polled.
According to him, the votes represent about 33.55% of the votes cast for the president-elect, urging voters to vote wisely for governor candidates to ensure the success of the March 11 election.
“The North West APC Presidential campaign council under the able leadership of the zonal Coodinator, Governor Bello Matawalle and his deputy, Salihu Lukman wishes to express their most profound gratitude to all those who contributed immensely towards the success of the APC in the just concluded 2023 Presidential elections.”
The spokesman said the votes given to the party’s presidential candidate were a testament to their previous belief that the Northwest geopolitical region is the APC’s strongest stronghold relative to votes in other regions. donated to the party in Nigeria.
“The massive votes recorded, Despite the hurdles and conspiracies within and outside the zone, he said that the massive votes recorded are a clear manifestation of the mass appeal that the greatest politician of the time enjoys in the zone, pointing out that the tenacity and doggedness of the 6 APC governors, despite the stiff attempt to whip up ethnic sentiments by some supposed elders from the zone rejected the antics of these “Atiku’s elders” masquerading as Northern elders,”
In light of the above, he added that the APC Northwest Presidential Campaign Office has called on all residents in the area to rush out to vote for all APC gubernatorial candidates in the region. on March 11, 2023.