- The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) says it is mobilising 20 million votes for President Muhammadu Buhari
- The MACBAN says it pledges loyalty and support for President Buhari because of his laudable efforts to unite the country
- The group says it appreciates the president for transforming the social lives of Nigerians through empowerment and agricultural development
The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), has assured President Muhammadu Buhari that the group is mobilizing to deliver 20 million votes to him as the country marches towards the 2019 general election.
The national president of the association, Alhaji Muhammadu Kirowa, made this promises on Thursday, December 28, at the 2018 annual general meeting of MACBAN in Abuja.
“We represent over 20 million members across the country, here in attendance we have over 2,000 people who have come from all corners of the country.
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“We have representatives from each local government, and you heard their views, they have declared their interest in Muhammadu Buhari to move to the next level.
"This is a majority decision of the congress. We as leaders, we don’t have option other than to follow.
“MACBAN pledges its loyalty and support to President Buhari for his laudable efforts of uniting the country, infrastructural growth of the nation and transforming the economic life of citizens for posterity.
“We appreciate government’s programmes of transforming the social lives of Nigerians through empowerments, agricultural development, particularly the livestock sub sector where pilot programmes of developing water and pasture in long neglected grazing reserves has commenced,” he said as reported by Sahara Reporters.
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On his part, the national secretary of the group, Alhaji Baba Uthman Ngelzarma, pleaded with the members to be law abiding, avoid frictions and utterances capable of causing chaos in the country.
Legit.ng earlier reported that President Muhammadu Buhari was adopted as the candidate of the Miyetti Allah association for 2019 general elections.
The association also adopted Niger state Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, as its candidate for the 2019 governorship election in the state.
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