By Toby Prince
The Social Democratic Party (SDP) has alleged to be on a mission to rescue Kogi State from Governor Yahaya Bello.
Mouktar Atimah, the party’s chairman said that the people of the are waiting for his party to save them from the “present predicaments.”
He said this during the party’s state executive and stakeholders meeting, in Lokoja, adding that the peoples hope was on the SDP to save them.
He asserted that the SDP will not only overcome the disqualification of its governorship candidate, Natasha Akpoti by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), but go on to win at the poll.
According to him: “We are prepared for winning. We will overcome the illegal disqualification and salvage the people of Kogi State.
“The people of Kogi State are hoping on us to save them from the present predicament; we cannot afford to fail the people of state. The party will set new dawn in Nigeria when it produce the first female elected governor.”
The Director-General, Natasha/Khalid Campaign Organisation, Dr Baba Abdul said that the members of the party have shown a strong commitment, by standing with it at all points.
He called on them not to relent in selling the party’s vision and making changing the narrative reality.
Engr. Khalid Adam enjoined supporters to work for the interest of the party at all levels, and with sincerity, “having in mind that we are on a mission to save the people of Kogi state.”