The flag off led by Sen. Oluremi Tinubu, wife of the presidential candidate of APC, and had in attendance Nana Shattima, wife of the vice presidential candidate, wife of Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mrs Salamat Gbajabiamila, Borno First Lady, Dr Falmata Zulum, wife of Atiku Bagudu, chairman Progressives Governor’s Forum, among other dignitaries.
“We are here on behalf of the mother, the grand patron of our campaign team, Her Excellency Dr Aisha Buhari, she asked me to tell the governor that we appreciate the support he is giving us and the good people of Borno State, the home of peace.
“I want to thank you all for the opportunity you have given us here in Maiduguri to be the host of this rally, to gather all the women from the North-East to come and shout out your support for our dear candidate of our great party”.
“I want to charge you all women of the great North-East that as you have your PVCs if you know that you have not collected your PVC, make sure you pick up your PVC and wait for the elections days”.
She promised to empower youths and women if her husband get elected.
“We have a lot to do especially in the repositioning of youths and women in order for them to be resourceful to the nation, to also engage them positively”.
Governor Babagana Zulum who joined the women at the rally, shortly after he received them at the council chamber in the government house, promised to deliver Borno for Tinubu and his former Boss Se. Kashim Shattima.
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