I’ll Give Jonathan 2Million Votes In Kaduna - VP Sambo

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Vice President Namadi Sambo has assured

President Goodluck Jonathan that he would

deliver over two million votes to him in

Kaduna, his home state, in the 2015

presidential election. This was contained in a

statement by the VP’s media aide, Umar Sani,

on Monday.

According to the statement, Sambo gave the

assurance while speaking during a meeting of

the Kaduna chapter of the Peoples

Democratic Party, PDP, held at the General

Hassan Usman Katsina House, Kawo,

Kaduna. The statement quoted the vice

president as saying that he would deliver the

votes due to the “overwhelming support

the PDP enjoys in the state”. Sambo also

boasted that all PDP candidates contesting for

various positions in the state would emerge

victorious come 2015.

“Kaduna State PDP is the same and one

strong family, and I am happy for the

promise they have kept and for the

promise they have made to us, that

Insha Allah, PDP is Kaduna State and

Kaduna State is PDP, and PDP will win

the elections come 2015.

“It is only PDP today in Nigeria that has

its presence in the state, local

government, ward and polling unit

level. This representation is full and

strong all over the federation”, the

statement quoted the Vice President.

Sambo added: “We believe that there are

no losers, no winners and no

vanquished and everybody will be

carried along. Everyone of our party

member that participated in our primary

agrees that it is only one person that

can be a winner and they have agreed

to cooperate and work together”.

Meanwhile, Sambo on Monday collected his

Permanent Voter Card with a call to Nigerians

to conduct themselves peacefully during and

after the 2015 elections.

He collected his PVC at the INEC Distribution

Centre located at the Kaduna North Local

Government Secretariat, Magajin Gari,


The vice president was accompanied to the

INEC office by the Kaduna State Governor,

Alhaji Ramalan Yero, and they were received

by the State INEC Resident Electoral

Commissioner, Alhaji Haliru Aliyu Tambuwal.



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