Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Ayade is a true Nigerian and a nationalist- Senator Makarfi

Former Governor of  Kaduna state and PDP Presidential aspirant, Senator Ahmed Makarfi has described Governor Ben Ayade as a true Nigerian and nationalist for  accomdating other tribes and people from other parts of the country in his government.

Speaking in calabar while on consultation to gather support for his aspirations, Senator Makarfi said Ayade has proved to be a true leader the country can look forward to.

"I was surprised when the Hausa community here came to see me  and one of them introduced himself as your Special adviser on inter ethnic affairs and immediately l  said this is the kind of man, Nigeria needs if the Presidency was zoned to the Niger delta by our great party, Ayade would have been the man" he added

The former governor who also, lauded Ayade for his achievement in Cross river state.

To this end, he described the Cross River State agricultural industrialization as a gigantic achievement.

According to him  Projects like a rice city,cocoa and banana plantation will not only serve as a viable means of feeding the nation but also serve as source of foreign exchange.

In addition, he commends his vision in setting up the superhighway and deep seaport to create access between Cross River state and the rest of Nigeria and also ease exportation of all agricultural products and raw materials which Cross River richly possess.

Also, he  promised to give him all the desired federal support if he succeeds in becoming president.