Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State on Wednesday mentioned he would verify his curiosity to run for the presidency in 2023 on the proper time.
Bello made the comment whereas reacting to a report alleging that he disclosed his resolution to run for the presidency in 2023.
The governor, who spoke with DAILY POST by way of his Chief Press Secretary, Onogwu Muhammed, mentioned his instant consideration was delivering his electoral guarantees to his folks.
He famous that Nigerians have been calling on Bello to run for the presidency as a result of his good works within the state.
Bello was mentioned to have confirmed his intention to run for presidency throughout a chat with journalists in Abuja.
The governor was mentioned to have disclosed his curiosity in respect to the calls by Nigerian youths, ladies, and the less-privileged.
Nonetheless, when DAILY POST approached Onogwu for affirmation, he mentioned: “It’s not a hidden incontrovertible fact that the folks talked about have been calling on the governor to run for the presidency in 2023.
“Be that as it could, this isn’t marketing campaign time, Bello is the governor of Kogi State and he’s working to ship his marketing campaign guarantees to the folks of the state.
“Individuals from totally different works of life have been calling on him to run for president in 2023 based mostly on what they know he would do and based mostly on what they know he has finished within the state.
“Kogi underneath Bello is without doubt one of the most peaceable states in Nigeria, and that is what individuals are seeing and are calling on Bello to run for the presidency in 2023.
“Be that as it could, the governor will make his intention recognized to all people when the time comes.”
Recall that Bello’s presidential marketing campaign posters have been not too long ago sighted in some states.
However the governor had mentioned solely God would resolve if he ought to run for the presidential workplace in 2023 or not.