A former Governor of Sokoto State and notable member of the Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP), Attahiru Bafarawa, has formally launched his retirement from politics after 45 years.
He dominated Sokoto from 1999 to 2007
Talking in an interview with newsmen, the political heavyweight, who was a PDP presidential aspirant, talked about he would certainly not contest for any elective office or accept a political appointment.
I don’t have the political will for politics now in distinction to sooner than. Now, I dont have that political will. I actually really feel I’ve completed my best based mostly totally on the possibility given to me and I’m grateful for what God has completed for me, he talked about.
I’ll certainly not go for any elective office for the rest of my life and I’ll certainly not accept any appointment for the rest of my life. However I’ll on a regular basis give my advice every time it turns into obligatory.”
Bafarawa talked about it’s an abuse of privilege for any person who served as a governor to eye the Nationwide Meeting.
Why would you serve eight years as governor of a state and then you definitely positively come as soon as extra and take one part of the state and say you’ll the Nationwide Meeting?
After serving for eight years, why dont you allow others to go to the nationwide assembly? As a former governor, the one issue you’ll have the ability to look forward to is the presidency. Something decrease than that’s an abuse of privilege,” he added.
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