Adamawa assembly PDP caucus endorses Fintiri’s second term

~ Mobilizes N21m to purchase nomination form for the governor

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in Adamawa State House of assembly has endorsed governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri’s ambition to lead the state for the second time due to his excellent track record of performance.

To that end, the members of the PDP caucus said they have mobilized the sum of N21 million to purchase the expression of interest and nomination forms for the governor.

At a press conference in Yola Tuesday, the speaker of the house of assembly, Aminu Iya Abbas, said, the move was in fulfilment of a promise to the effect that they will buy forms for the governor to continue in office if they are satisfied with his performance and track record in office made in 2020.

According to the speaker some of the laudable achievements that prodded them to endorse the governor include payment of WAEC and NECO fees as well as feeding of school children in addition to numerous capital projects he has executed in every nook and cranny of the State.

The speaker promised to ensure that the assembly passed a law that will make it mandatory for every government in the state to pay WAEC and NECO fees as well as feed students in the state.

He said so far, no project embarked by the governor has stopped just as he commended the quality of projects being executed by the government.

“Pursuant to the vote of confidence passed on the executive governor of Adamawa State his excellency Rt. Hon Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri by the Adamawa State House of assembly during the plenary of Monday 18 May, 2020 for his exemplary leadership coupled with developmental projects embarked on the government throughout the state wherein the house members promised to obtain nomination form for his excellency in 2023 general election.

“In fulfilment of the above promise, all members of PDP extraction in the house have now contributed the sum of N21 million for the purchase of the expression of interest and nomination forms for the executive governor of Adamawa State.

“We the PDP members hereby endorsed his excellency Rt. Hon Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri for second term in office come 2023,” he said.

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