Some women in Kaduna State, on Wednesday, met and declared their support for the second term ambition of Governor Nasir el-Rufai come 2019.
The women, who were mainly national, zonal and state leaders under All Progressives Congress (APC) and other governor’s loyalists, met at popular Arewa House, in Kaduna, to deliberate on how to fix some of them into political space before 2019 in order to have a good representation.
To achieve that, they sought and secured the support of the governor for the meeting. “Hence, the early preparation to see how to fit-in in men dominated environment especially in the northern part of the country,” APC Women National Leader, Hajia Binta Mua’zu said.
Wife of the Governor, Hadiza Isma el-Rufai, who was impressed with large turnout of women, told the gathering that her husband was ever ready to support and empower women’s course because without them, he would not have possibly emerge as the state governor. Read more