Daily Metro News NG
A former President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has declared interest to contest the 2023 presidential election.
Saraki join the likes of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu; Ebonyi Governor, Dave Umahi, Senate Chip Whip, Orji Kalu and former Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha on the declaration stage for the top job of Nigeria.
The former Kwara Governor said he has a strong record of delivering and experience in making tough decisions.
The Kwara born politician, is the son of Second Republic Senator, late Olusola Saraki.
He was first elected into the Senate in 2011 and emerged Senate President in 2015.
On his official Facebook page, Saraki said: “Earlier, I replied to a follower of mine on Twitter who like thousands of you has been clamouring for a united front to #RescueNigeria.
“As we prepare for the journey ahead, I hope we can all join hands to get the ticket of our great party, PDP, and build a nation that works for all of us.
“Join me to make our communities safer and provide real opportunities for you and your families. I have a strong record of delivering and experience in making tough decisions.
“Let’s build a new Nigeria that works for EVERYONE!”