Amina Ahmed Dankawuwa
A group known as APC Door-To-Door, Katagum Youth Enlightenment Forum has staged a rally in support of the party’s Governorship candidate, Ambassador Sadique Baba Abubakar ahead of the forthcoming 2023 general elections.
The chairman of the group Ali A. Salihu Jambure while speaking to Baushe Times in an interview, expressed optimisms that Ambassador Sadique Baba Abubakar and all other candidates of the APC are going to win in 2023.
Ali who said that the forum was created in 2017 explained that they were operating within Chinade and Madara in Katagum local government area of Bauchi state.
He said, part of the activities of the group last year was ensuring that their area of coverage was expanded from its initial base in Katagum local government to the entire Katagum zone.
“Few out of the activities we have carried out is that we have given awards to prominent personalities who have contributed to the development of the zone”, Ali said.
He pointed out that awards were given to His Excellency, the Governorship candidate of the APC, Air Marshal Sadique Baba Abubakar (retired), Minister Sadiya Umar Farouk, DG Campaign of the APC, Alhaji Umar Nadada (Zannan).
Others he said, includes, Dan -Moyin Katagum, Alhaji Faizu Da-doki, Senatorial candidate for Bauchi North, Alhaji Sirajo Ibrahim Tanko, House of Representatives candidate, Alhaji Ghali Ma’aji Abdulhamid, house of assembly candidates, Alhaji Zakariya Maigero,state House chinade/ Madara APC candidate Ali Dan-iya Chinade, Alhaji Usman Adamu Sufi, and Dr. Musa Babayo (Talban Katagum).
“These are few out of the awards we gave out”, he said.
According to Ali Jambure, the main objective of the forum is campaign for the APC from top to bottom, going to nooks and crannies of Katagum zone to champion the cause of the party.
“We have coordinators in each of the local government areas within Katagum Zone, we have them in each ward and under each coordinator in our wards we have 40 members working for the APC”, the chairman of the forum said.
He added that in each of the local governments of the zone, the Forum has 20 people of which under the 20 coordinators at the ward level, 40 members are working for the success of the party.
The Chairman who boasted that the Forum has about 5000 members in Katagum zone, called on the APC members to support the forum in order to win the forthcoming general elections.
“We are ready to go to nooks and crannies of Katagum zone to campaign for our party, the APC from top to bottom”, he said.