Election 2023: Bankole to get APC nomination form soon

The Former Speaker House of Representatives Dimeji Bankole has concluded plan to get the Nomination form for presidential election come 2023 under the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC)

According to a source close the former speaker said he had already
concluded all necessary arrangements to run for president after consulting key stakeholders across the country.

He also disclose that , by next week he will be getting his nomination form under APC saying that he has met with various stakeholders and their support is overwhelming, especially across the North Nigeria

According to his close who doesn’t want his name disclose said many see him as someone who ticked all the boxes as far as having a young, smart, competent and patriotic president is concerned.

“Just like former military president Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida posited, Nigeria needs a young leader. I think there should be no debate over that even though the constitution did not stop old men from running for office.

“There are many northerners who believe Bankole is the right man to be supported, recalling how he handled the situation when then President Umaru Yar’adua took ill while in office.

He is a candidate the North, indeed Nigeria as whole can trust,” one of the sources said.

It’s could be recalled that during his recent visit to Kaduna Bankole urged Nigerians to continue taking part in the electoral process to elect responsible leaders.

Bankole noted that it was more important for the country to be led by leaders who were genuinely interested and committed to the Nigerian project, than to debate over the age of the candidates.

He said morality and sense of responsibility often start from the home, adding that there was the need to get things in the right order.
“It’s always from home.

It can also be recalled that ,Bankole was the 2019 governorship candidate of Action Democratic Party (ADP) in Ogun State, officially registered as a member of the APC in March 2021.

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