Central Zone Advance Students forum Taraba state university chapter, Jalingo in collaboration with National Youth Council of Taraba state converged at the Gym’s hall of Jolly Nyame Stadium to endorse Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku for another term in office.
The event which is organized by the central zone advance student forum in collaboration with the National Youth Council, Taraba chapter under the distinguished chairmanship of Hon. Stephen Ibrahim Agya (ALGON1) was well attended with dignitaries from the state university, council of chairmen from the central zone and students from other zone to witness the endorsement of the governor.
Those in attendance were; Hon. Stephen Ibrahim Agya, Hon. Danladi Suntai Chairman Bali LGA, Hon Abdulnaseer Bobboji, Hon Kaura Manasseh SA to HE on revenue mobilization Hon. Elisha Solomon S.A. Youths, Hon. Bauten Deputy Acct. General State, Comrade Udi Adams youth council chairman Taraba State chapter , Chief of staff to the chairman Kurmi LGA and host of other dignitaries.
The SUG president of Taraba State University who was also in attendance said he was in the event on account to show solidarity to the student of Gashaka as well as show his open support to the re-election bid of the governor.
Comrade Idris Garba in his welcome speech acknowledges the presence of all dignitaries and make an appeal to all students to say the Aluta anthem.
In his speech he said “It gives me great pleasure to welcome all of you here and for honouring our invitation despite your tight academic schedule to come together as students to discuss our unity as well as endorse the rescue captain, it is indeed our collective believe that we have come of age to decide who govern us as a people hence we have collectively agreed to endorse the governor Arch. Darius Dickson Ishaku for another tenure”
The chairman of the central zone advance student forum uses the avenue to appeal to his Excellency to upset their pending scholarship disbursement as well as acknowledged the role Hon. Stephen Ibrahim Agya played in their academics and social welfare.
The event was characterised with comedy and music entertainment from some invited musical artists where they took turns to excite dignitaries in their usual manner.
The vice chairman of NYCN who said the entire Youths of Taraba state congratulates the Rescue Captain for his recent award as the best performing governor of vanguard news thus reiterated the call for youths to get their PVCs as electioneering period approaches, as it is the only weapon to get the right person elected.
“today mark a memorable day in the life of the youths because we, the youths have gathered to endorse the governor for his meritorious service to the state for another term in office ” he said.
The speaker central zone Advance student forum who doubled as the chairman Gashaka student union as well as other student unions bodies from the central zone on behalf of all the students endorsed the governor for continuity.
The youths and students catch into the opportunity to make a passionate appeal on Hon. Stephen Ibrahim Agya to represent them in the House of Representatives come 2019.
The speaker of the forum said thus; “we the students of Gashaka, Kurmi and Sardanau constituency hereby endorse you to represent the constituency in the House of Representatives come 2019. We made this call because we believe in your ability and capacity to yield to our yearnings”
The chairman of NYCN, comrade Udi Adamu made a call on all the youth to re-elect the governor for another term in office for his giant developmental stride.
He said “the developmental stride of the rescue government has necessitated the call and endorsement from the youths of Taraba state”
Hon. Solomon Elisha charged the students and the youths to be law abiding as the governor is the most youth friendly ever. He as well tasked the youths to shun all acts of thuggery during the elections.
In his words; “His Excellency is the most friendly governor to the youths, vote DDI in order to consolidate on his ongoing rescue mission, I therefore call on all youths to shun all acts of thuggering before and during elections”
The chairman of the occasion Hon. Stephen Ibrahim Agya appreciated the youths for their timely gestures to endorse the Rescue Captain to continue with the Rescue mission.
Stephen said “the tomorrow of the leaders as clamour is now, hence every one of us must get our PVC ready to vote aggressively for the rescue captain. Your endorsement of the governor is in good omen and I can assure you that his Excellency have the students and the youths at heart”