Emir of Wase advocate for the 2019 Zoning of Southern Senatorial Seat to Wase LGC
By Pam Musa
The Emir of Wase His Royal Highest Alhaji Dr. Haruna Sambo has advocate the 2019 Zoning of the Plateau Southern Senatorial Seat to Wase Local Government Area of the State.
According to him Wase is also part of the six Local Government Areas that form part of the Southern Zone and should b part of the Zoning formula of Southern Zone for equity and Justice in the spirit of democracy and equal representation.
The First class Traditional Ruler stated this yesterday in Wase when the Aspirant of the Southern Senatorial Seat under the Platform of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP Barr. Samuel Kwamkur visited the Emir to seek his blessings to contest for the Senatorial Seat come 2019 elections.
“We in Wase LGC are also pleading with other LGCs of the Southern Zone to support us in 2019 to have the opportunity of going to the National Assembly too, because we are also part Southern Zone, we have credible Sons and daughters who are very qualified to go to the National Assembly and make us proud, except if we are not part Plateau State and Southern Zone, but if we are, then we deserved this opportunity in Wase LGC to also produced a Senator Come 2019”.
The Emir commended Barr. Samuel Kwamkur who is from Wase LGC for his efforts and contributions to the development of the Locality especially in the area of promoting Peaceful coexistence.
“I know you Kwamkur as a humble Son of Wase, you have contributed a lot for the development of Wase, you were the adviser to the Governor and you did very, your my Son I wish you success, we are proud of you.
The Southern Senatorial Aspirant who was the Former Special Adviser to Former Governor Jonah Jang and currently the National legal Director of the Christians Association of Nigeria (CAN) Barr. Samuel Kwamkur also visited the Ponzhi Zinni and Acting Ponzhi Taroh Chief Nimnan Langnim , the PDP office in Wase, Langtang North and Langtang South including Mikang, Shendam and Quapan LGCs respectively where he officially declared his intention to vie for the senatorial seat in the southern senatorial zone of Plateau state in the 2019 elections.
He said explained that the passion which he has for the success of his people motivated him to contest.
He said that if he is voted as the Senator, his goal will be to represent the will of his people at the senate and ensure that youths as well as the physically challenged are empowered by providing employment through people-oriented programmes in the zone.
On their part, the PDP party Chairman of Wase Alhaji Nasiru Abba and the Deputy chairman PDP Langtang North Hon. Ventim Tyem both expressed their party’s total support for Mr. Samuel, saying the people have a lot to benefit from the party when well-meaning individuals run for office.
A stakeholders from from all the Local government visited confirmed that Barr. Kwamkur has always been a dedicated and supportive to the upliftment of his people through his antecedents from grassroot to state and National level both Politically and Religious activities.
They also promised to give him their full support towards bringing his goals to reality, as they believe that he has great plans for them.
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