Few Minute before the commencement of Kogi State APC Governorship Primary election, Hon. BASHIRU GEGU, one of the cleared aspirant to battle Governor Yahaya Bello in the primary election has step down and declared his support for Governor Yahaya Bello.
Bashiru in his statement said; Today is another milestone in my political career, After series of meetings with my families, friends, political associates, traditional rulers, APC faithfuls, honourable delegates, teaming supporters, media box, stakeholders and some NGO's, i have been advised to suspend my Governorship aspiration for 2019.
After critical analysis using SWOT, i am humbling myself for a better time where my chances of winning will be significant.
For the unity of Kogi citizens, for peaceful coexistence ad secure Kogi state, I Abubakar Bashir Muhammed (Bashir Gegu) have decided to step down for Governor Yahaya Adoza Bello to continue with his winning tactics for APC and for the strengthening of internal democracy of our great party APC.
I thank you all for believing in me.
Congratulations to GYB and all APC family.
Engr. Abubakar Bashir Gegu.