A socio-political group, Middle Belt Youth Network has drummed support for All Progressives Congress chairmanship front runner, Alhaji Saliu Mustapha, saying he is a perfect fit for the leadership of the ruling APC.
According to the group, Alhaji Mustapha, a philanthropist of repute and founder of Saliu Mustapha Foundation is a grassroot mobilisers who is in touch with the people in his decades of Humanitarian activities in the North Central region and beyond.
In a release on Thursday made available to newsmen by the National Coordinator of the group, Richard Owolabi, he said at a time when efforts are on to bring outstanding technocrats who have distinguished themselves of their various fields of endeavour to manage the nation’s political affairs, the likes of Alhaji Mustapha are master strokes in this quest.
He said, “Turaki of Ilorin is an outstanding heavyweight who has for years stood tall in service to fatherland. A man whose good heart for the weak an downtrodden is unpretentious, he is a force to reckon with in grassroot mobilization.
“He is a loyal party man who has since days of the CPC remained committed to the great of our great party the APC.
“He is a cosmopolitan figure who has root in virtually all parts of the country, which accounts to why he speaks a number of nig. He is versatile with our political environment, a product of his decades of fruitful presence in the political firmament.
“Our quest as a political party to retain power in 2023 is predicated on the kind of leadership we are able to enthrone at this moment. It begins with identifying an outstanding fearless leader who can deploy his experiential capacity to pilot the affairs of the party” Owolabi stated.
He called on delegates to the congress to make a wise choice by electing Alhaji Mustapha as the next National Chairman of the APC.
Alhaji Saliu Mustapha is the Founder and President Saliu Mustapha Foundation. It is a non-governmental which seeks a better like for Nigerians, especially people of Kwara state, home of the founder. The organisation has embarked on projects aimed at empowering youths and also contibuting to the development of the community.
The NGO has its pillars as empowering the leaders of tomorrow in the areas of education and career commitments towards achieving their goals, supporting humanity by building a community that will be the best abode for the people of Kwara and rendering help to the people who have lost hope in the opportunities that can come before them.
Alhaji Mustapha has not hidden his interest in giving his best to humanity and the people of Kwara State because of his large heart and in ensuring that individuals and homes live an improved life where minimal comfort is available.
It is not in doubt that he will deploy such human face in management of the largest political party in the Continent.