The former Governor of Nasarawa State and Senator representing Nasarawa South Senatorial District, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura has endorsed his successor, Abdullahi Sule for second term in office as Governor of Nasarawa state.
Senator Al-Makura declared his support for Sule during the Governor’s 62nd birthday ceremony on Monday at the Government House, Lafia.
Al-Makura described the governor as a ‘global citizen,’ saying it is the reason he is always counted among equals.
He also commended the Governor for his efforts to put the state on the world map.
“I declare before everyone that Sule was our choice in 2019 and I am speaking with the minds of other people I have spoken with. We believe that by the special grace of God, in 2023, there is no other person than Sule,” Al-Makura said.
Governor Sule who appreciated Al-Makura for his dedication to the progress of the state said, “I thank you sincerely for this wonderful gift. This, perhaps, maybe the best birthday event that I have had.”