Nigeria has been described as a blessed nation with alot of natural resources.
Governor Yahaya Bello made this known today in Abuja at the declaration of his intention to run for the office of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2023 General Elections.

According to Governor Bello, “the Country is blessed with natural resources. I am running to restore hope by providing guaranteed security, unity and progress to all Nigerians “Our focus will be proper management of our great diversities so that it can really be an advantage to us. We will foster more cooperation and integration amongst all citizens and ensure that progress is made steadily across all sectors and indicators”.

GYB who so much believe in Nigeria also said, “I am running for President because I see a bright light shinning at the end of the tunnel for our Nation “This light will illuminate every dark places in our Nationhood and we will fix them for the benefit of every citizen of the Country”.

In his words:
“Kogi State has given 35% affirmation to women in the State. I will prioritize the security of Nigerians; other sectors in the Country will be better for it when the Country is well secured. “Youthfulness, courage, security consciousness, youth and women inclusiveness, managerial ability, age, among others are the qualities Nigerians should look out for in the next President and by the grace of God, we possess such which we have displayed over and over again in Kogi State. These are the things we stand for; we have been practicing them and we will simply build on them to enable all citizens benefit from them”.
“l am wishing men and women, youths, Associations, party stakeholders, supporters and other well wishers who trooped out in their thousands to witness the official declaration of my intention to contest for President, come 2023 to remain law abiding in all they do and as well, embrace peace at all times.”

GYB who stressed on Security, youths and women inclusiveness, empowerment, education reform, among others also said, “will receive the needed attention if I am elected as the Country’s President. I am not an unknown entity, I have been the Governor of Kogi State since January 27th 2016 and I therefore invite Nigerians to access my suitability to be the President of Nigeria on the scorecard of my performance which all Nigerians can easily access online and can as well come to the State to see for themselves.”

“Since we took over Office, we changed a political scene in Nigeria by refusing to have God fathers and refused to cohort with them as well “I will be running for the Presidential Seat under the auspices of our great Party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and I will be running under the raw philosophy of political activism through social action and political reforms “The privilege of being a Nigerian is one I cherish so dearly and I am ready to serve the interest of the citizens of the Country come 2023”.

The occasion was honoured by different dignitaries including: Secretary to the state government, members of Kogi State House of Assembly, members of diplomatic Corps, Captains of Industries, GYB campaign organization and Host of others.