A head of the 2019 general election, a group known as Southern Kaduna Democrats has commenced sensitization of the people of the area on the need to participate actively in politics.
Speaking at the maiden edition of the programme tagged: “Political Configuration,” held at the Bajju Town Hall, Zonkwa in Zangon Kataf LGA of Kaduna state, one of the organisers, Pastor Isaac Ango Makama said Southern Kaduna must take it proper place in the politics of Nigeria.
Isaac said the sensitization will continue in all the 12 LGAs that makeup Southern Kaduna.
The programme which cut across diverse people in different political parties, had the Senator representing Kaduna South Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Danjuma La’ah, Hon Godfrey Ali Gaiya, Hon Mark Jacob, Dr Bonat Zwahu, former interim management committee chairman of Zangon Kataf LGA, Anthony Wakili, Sunday Funom Modacai among others in attendance.
Senator Danjuma La’ah while commending the organisers of the programme, said the sensitization will go along way in preparing the Southern Kaduna people for the 2019 general elections.
“The people of Southern Kaduna, irrespective of tribe and religion must come together to ensure that their desire is achieve,” La’ah said.
“We should not be carried away by the antics of some people who wants to divide us. As Southern Kaduna people, we must do away with our differences, pursue peace and development of our area,” La’ah said.
The senator said the people of Southern Kaduna have not been getting their fair share in the present government adding that 2019 will be another opportunity for them to make rightful choices.