Presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Governor Yahaya Bello has picked up his Expression of Interest and Nomination Form to contest for the 2023 presidential election.
Bello, who was the first to pay the N100 Million Naira required for the forms, was received by a mammoth crowd of party faithful and support groups from across the country, who have been urging him to run for President.
Speaking to journalists after obtaining the forms, Governor Bello said if given the opportunity to take over the affairs of the country after the tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari, he will restore hope to the entire country and Africa at large.
Similarly, the Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, has also declared his interest to run for presidency in the 2023 general elections.
Nwajiuba made the declaration in Abuja shortly after receiving the nomination and expression of interest forms of the All-Progressives Congress APC.
A coalition of youths across the country under the aegis of Project Nigeria Group purchased the forms for the minister – While receiving the forms, Nwajiuba explained that his decision to run for the presidency was in recognition of President Muhammadu Buhari’s performance in the last seven years