A group of youths in Katsina state has yesterday called on the pioneer chairperson of Commonwealths Youth Council (CYC) Dr. Ahmed Adamu to contest in the forthcoming 2019 general election.
The group leader Comrade Yasir Ibrahim in an interview shortly after meeting with the former chairperson, revealed his optimism that only if likes of Dr. Ahmed Adamu engage into politics people start to enjoy dividend of democracy. The movement according to him titled “Our Hope 2019”
“Considering the history how Katsina state excelled in breeding educated, intelligent and influential people, therefore we need people of such caliber likes of Dr. Ahmed Adamu to represent us. Those that are capable of protecting our integrity.
“As pioneer chairperson of CYC who led over 1 billion youths across the nations, I believed he is strong enough to lead even a country.
“Also, everyone knows him as a youth who dedicated his time developing ideas of his fellow youths by sharing knowledge to others without being self-centered.
“It is obvious, for a person who led over 52 different countries across the globe decided to come back to develop his community deserves to be respected at all level of life.
According him, Dr. Adamu is a role model to all youths considering his simplicity, and person who carries everyone along.
He enjoined youths in the state to sensitize masses on the need of voting competency rather than political party.
He however appealed to Dr. Adamu not to reject the offer giving to him which according to him serving humanity is serving to Almighty God”
Dr. Ahmed Adamu is currently a lecturer, a PhD holder in petroleum economic, Economic department at Ummaru Musa Yar’adua University Katsina state.