Olanrewaju Lawal, Birnin- Kebbi
A Presidential Aspirant under the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and a former Senate President, David Mark, has said that he would work with any of the presidential aspirants that emerged as the party’s flagbearer for the 2019 Presidential election .
Sen. Mark disclosed this, on Monday, at the PDP secretariat, in Birnin-Kebbi, the Kebbi State capital, during his visit to members of the party ahead of the party’s Presidential primary election to be held in Port-Harcourt.
In the words of Sen. Mark, “When other people are leaving PDP, I told my people that I will remained in the party.
“Today, you can all testify to what had happened. When the road was very tough, many people left, but I remained in PDP.
“Let me assure you, my people of Kebbi State and our supporters across Nigeria that I am ready to work with any aspirant that emerges as our presidential candidate.
“If I emerge too, I will work with all the aspirants and other stakeholders to dethrone the APC government.”
The former Military Administrator of Niger State told delegates and party chieftains in the state that his past experiences in public office had prepared him for the position of the nation’s President, stressing that he would restored peace, security and unite Nigerians irrespective of their religious leanings and tribes.
Sen. Mark continued, “I will be more committed to add values to our women and youths if elected as President in 2019 . I believe that the future of this country depends on women and youths development. They are playing a vital role in the development this country.
”I am seeking the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) ticket to contest the 2019 presidential polls to also bring about peace and development to the people of entire Nigerians including people of Kebbi state.”
Earlier, Chairman of PDP in the state, Alhaji Haruna Saadu, said that the former Senate President as the type of leader Nigerians need to stabilise and reposition the country in all sectors.
He added that he and other presidential aspirants are men of integrity, visions and statesmen who have earned good reputations for themselves through public offices they had held in past, while assuring him of the support of PDP members in Kebbi State.