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Female collects 1000 letters asking Dankwambo to defect to APC

A 23 year old Mariya Balan Kundi, has concluded arrangement to Trek from Yola, the capital of Adamawa State to neighbouring Gombe state in order to pay her congratulatory visit to Governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo over his victory in the  2015 general elections with an invitation letter to join All Progressives Congress(APC) led Federal Government.

Gombe and Taraba State are the only two states in the North East Nigeria that are still under the control of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP.

Although Dankwambo won his second term as Governor -elect under the banner of the PDP but Mariya has said that over 1000 letters have been handed over to her from different people to the Governor as a reminder to fulfil his promised and decamp to APC, the popular party at the grass root.

Mariya while fielding questions from journalists on Monday on her decision to Trek from about 42klm told news men that, she took the decision based on the Governor Dankwambo’s good governance which is  based on  his policy of people oriented projects, calling on other governors in the North East to emulate him in area of masses transformation projects.

She explained that even though she is not a Politician but as a stakeholder in Nigeria projects the Governor of Gombe state needs to be applauded for the giant strides made in areas of  developmental projects that touched the lives of the common man.

Meanwhile Mariya Balan Kundi who will be the first woman in the north east to participate in the new system of trekking to congratulate elected politicians by some Nigerians is expected to leave Yola on Tuesday 19th 2015 as early as  7am.