Fed/State Govt relations should lead to development – Tambuwal


Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, Barrister Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has promised that his government will initiate mechanisms that will make -inter-governmental relations among the various tiers of government development oriented.

The former Speaker of the House of Representatives said this in Akwanga , Nasarawa State, yesterday when he met  PDP delegates from the state.

He observed that Nasarawa State’s geographical location and proximity to the nation’s capital will be fully maximized for the benefit of Nasarawa people and Nigeria.

“The time has come for us to convert the closeness of Nasarawa State to the seat of power into real economic and developmental gains for the people of the state. I am here today to tell you that the privilege of proximity to the seat of power will give you the reward of deserved gains under my leadership,“ he declared.

Tambuwal regretted that the state i as others places is witnessing clashes between farmers and herders currently and that the current Federal Government seems not to have solution.

He said that his government will do everything possible to ensure that peace reigns all over Nigeria.

“Our Strength as a Nation lies in our diversity and we must use it to become one of the greatest countries of the world. I am that leader that will make Nigerians proud on the International scene,” he said.

On his part, the Nasarawa State PDP Chairman, Hon. Francis Inokila , stated that Tambuwal’s antecedents recommend him for National leadership .

“Your antecedents recommend you for National leadership. Your former colleague who is here with us, has confirmed that you are one dependable Nigerian who always seeks the common good and who is focused on the National interest,” he said.

Tambuwal also met with will the Benue State delegates at Markudi last night, in continuation of his quest to clinch PDP Presidential ticket for 2019 the Presidential elections.