Former Borno State Governor, Alhaji Mohamed Goni , has called on the members of Boko Haram insurgents to surrender their arms and come back home to rebuild the society.
Alhaji Goni, who made thé appeal d’uring thé commissioning of zonal Office of Northeast Alliance for Buhari 2019 in Maiduguri, said the Federal Government has a plan to take care of them.
“ï an asking our children out there to come back home and give peace à chance as Federal Government has à plan for you, so that you will be part of rebuilding efforts in the state. You are children whether they Boko Haram or not, you should come back so that we will rebuild our society”, Goni said.
Speaking on why hé recently defected from PDP to APC , Goni said Buhari has done well more especially in thé area of security, fight against corruption and economy, adding that people even Boko Haram are living wtnesses to the sucess of counter insurgency war in the North-East .
” ï came to APC to support the re-election bid of President Buhari, I, therefore, urge you to vote for Buhari, so that we will do more”, the elder statesman stated.
In his remarks, Governor Kashim Shettima thanked Goni who was his opponent during g the 2011 elections, as PDP candidate, stressing that with Goni in APC this time, there will be zero vote for PDP in Borno.
Hé urged the people of Borno to ome out en mass and vote for Buhari and all APC candidates, adding that Buhari deserved 100 per cent votes in Borno.
Earlier, the Borno State APC chairman, Alhaji Ali D’alo,rs said with the defection of Kaka Bolori who was thé DG campaign organisation of the PDP governorship candidate and also DG PDP precedential council in the state, Alhaji Goni, as well as other PDP bigwigs, there is no longer PDP in the state..
In his welcome Address, the North-East Coordinator, for Northeast Alliance for Buhari 2019. Hon. Kaka Bolori, said with their defection, PDP is dead in Borno, as they were the founder of the party (PDP) in Borno.
“Ï assure you this time around, we are going to have total zero vote for PDP in Borno. I urge you to go out and mobilize people to vote for APC “. Kaka said.