……Turban Deputy Chief Whip Hon Alkali as the Tsar U Tiv, the Bridge of Tiv People in Lafia North.
….. lawmaker also hosts fulani communities on solidarity.
As all is now set for general elections in the country with political campaigns at its climax, the ruling All Progressive Congress APC is getting more grounds as Tiv people in Nasarawa State said they have resolved to cast their votes for all candidates of APC in the forthcoming general elections.
Special Assistant to Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State on Political Affairs , Mr Peter Igbacher made their position known when he led Tiv people of Lafia North Constituency to endorse the candidature of Hon. Mohammed Ibrahim Alkali, member representing Lafia North constituency at the state legislature.
The Special Assistant said that they have decided to endorsed Hon Alkali and all APC candidates at all levels due to President Muhammadu Buhari and Gov. Abdullahi Sule’s developmental strides.
“we are here to tell the world that we the Tiv people has resolved to cast our votes to Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Gov. Abdullahi Sule, Hon. Muhammed Ibrahim Alkali and all APC candidates at all levels, that is our position” He said.
Igbacher said that the turbaning of Hon Alkali as the Tsar U Tiv, meaning the bridge of the Tiv people of Lafia North symbolizes endorsement of the ruling All Progressives Congress ahead of the polls.
He appreciated the benevolence of Mohammed Alkali to the Tiv people of Lafia North Constituency while assuring Hon Alkali of their support beyond 2023.
Responding, member representing Lafia North Constituency, Mohammed Alkali, who was dressed with Ager, the Tiv most cherished cultural regalia, commended the people for endorsing his candidature and APC promising to continue his good works to the Tiv people and other people of his constituency.
Hon Alkali the Deputy Chief Whip of the House and Chairman House Committee on LG said that the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has done well from national to the state levels and it would be wise enough if the Tiv people vote the party in all positions in the forthcoming elections.
” I want to call on you and other Nigerians to vote Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, our APC Presidential candidate, His Excellency, Gov. Abdullahi Sule, Sen. Tanko Al-Makura and other candidates of the party.
” This is for the progress and development of Lafia North constituency, the state and the country at large beyond 2023,” he said
Hon Alkali, the Chairman, House Committee on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs also promised to provide effective and sound representation if voted for another term come March elections.
It would be reported that Hon Alkali also received the representatives of Fulani community of Lafia North Development Area.
It would also be reported that since his victory at the court of appeal, member representing Lafia North Constituency has been receiving homage from political groups and social cultural organizations and the least is the Tiv people of Lafia North Constituency where he was turbaned as the Tsar U Tiv, meaning the bridge of the Tiv people of Lafia North in an event that had in attendance member representing Lafia Central at the State Assembly Hon. Abdullahi Dahiru Angibi and other party executives.