From Raji Bello, Sokoto
The Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriation and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart, Alhaji Ahmed Muhammad Maccido has expressed optimism that the party will win all the elections in 2015 and at all levels.
Maccido, who is currently representing Sokoto central Senatorial zone in the National Assembly disclosed this in Sokoto shortly after obtaining the nomination form for his re-election bid at the cost of N4.5 million.
He said the party’s structure and its electoral strength are grounded not only in the state but across the federation.
His words, “The party will also take over Sokoto State in 2015. God will make this possible. I am appealing to the people of the state and Nigeria in general to continue to repose tremendous confidence in the PDP.
“PDP is the party to beat in Nigeria and it will continue to be formidable as well as wax stronger,” Maccido added.
“The PDP has worked for Nigeria and it will continue to work and the party has come to stay. The party has delivered dividends of democracy to Nigerians and it will continue to do so,’’ Maccido, assured.
The Senator also said that PDP would continue to give top priority to women and youth’s empowerment, as well as other vulnerable groups.