Smart Adeyemi, the senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly has declared support for the ambition of Governor Yahaya Bello to rule Nigeria in 2023.
The APC Senator drumed support for Bello during the launch of Global Alliance of Progressive Professionals (GAP3), a youth non-Governmental organisation established to campaign for the 2023 presidential ambition of Governor Bello.
He commended the youths group and appreciated their gesture and determination to support Bello to run for the office of the president of Nigeria.
He said “We are fully encouraged that the younger generation believe in that government and that is why we are here to give them the support.
“So, they can move further by going round the nooks and crannies of the nation to speak about those qualities they have seen in Gov. Yahaya Bello.
“The governor is highly a visionary young man, and has capacity for leadership and he is with intelligence. He has demonstrated that in Kogi state where he is able to police the state effectively, “ he said.
Adeyemi noted that Kogi today was the safest of all the states in the northern region, adding that the socio economic development of any political entity was about how safe is the environment.
He said that what Gov. Bello had done was to make Kogi conducive for foreign investors, saying that it was already happening in the state.
“You have seen quite a number of investors coming to Kogi now , so I think Nigeria require a leader who will police the nation well to be able to accelerate socio economic development of our nation.
“Leadership is what everyone should be concerned about in Nigeria and if some group of youths can organise themselves across the country, what else do we have to say than to support.
“And to call on all Nigerian youths to join the team of GAP3 and help to mobilise more support so that we can have a young dynamic man as the president in person of Gov. Yahaya Bello, “ he said.