By Haruna Marok, Kaduna
The All Progressive Congress (APC) youths from the Southern part of Kaduna State has called on Rep Jagaba Adams Jagaba to run for the senatorial seat of the area in 2019.
According to the group, Jagaba as a third time member in the lower legislative house of the National Assembly is into national politics.
According to the group, Jagaba stand a better chance of bringing the people of Southern Kaduna out of its political quack mere.
“It is no longer news that over time, the good people of Southern Kaduna have been good followers in the political realignment and decisions that has to do with the zone since the return of modern democracy in 1999.”
“We have found ourselves in a situation where we sit on our butts and wait for anybody that comes to contest for political seat receive our blessings irrespective of how that person is or what that person represents, just because he or she feels qualified enough to contest.”
“We have failed in raising the young, mentoring our own youths and also the ability to look through for a qualified candidate and urge them to contest as well as give such people our word, our support, and our mandate.”
“It is in view of the aforementioned that we feel it is necessary to look through and bring out an enigmatic person to contest for the senatorial seat of our zone come 2019. We will no longer fold our hands and watch just anybody represented us in the senate come 2019.”
“That person must have the requisite knowledge in the act of effective legislation, he must have at least served in the lower chamber effectively and has the political strength to push effectively for the southern Kaduna course from the first day to the last day of his stay in the senate,” the statement signed by the spokesman of the group, Sabo Douglas Fynest said.
“History has it that since 1999, we have never had a senator who have served two consecutive terms. Yes the people have a way of throwing away any senator who do not represent her well while in office; we must understand that we cannot continue to dwell on trials for people to represent us in the red chamber.
“Let us make it public therefore, that our searchlight and consultations will begins with no other person than Rt Hon. Jagaba Adams Jagaba, Member representing Kachia Kagarko federal Constituency in the Green Chamber of the national Assembly.”
“We will therefore, call for another press conference to intimate you on our findings and resolution,” the statement added.