The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu has appointment the Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello as the National Youth Coordinator of the party’s Presidential Campaign Council.
Tinubu had in a letter he personally signed on Sunday said Bello was appointed because of his impressive political achievements and the exemplary leadership he has demonstrated as governor and as a party member.
Reacting, the Spokesman for the ruling party’s Presidential Campaign Council, Festus Keyamo, hailed the appointment.
Speaking with The Punch on Sunday, Keyamo said he is sure Governor Bello would do his best to ensure the party’s victory in the 2023 presidential election.
Keyamo, who is also the Minister of State for Labour and Employment said Bello’s appointment was politically calculative because the governor has a large following amongst the youth in the party.
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