The Governor of Kogi state and 2023 Presidential aspirant, Yahaya Bello has state that he has no fear of Former Governor of Lagos state, Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
Bello, Tinubu and a few others will be squaring off for the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC, next month.
Speaking during a programmer tagged “ongoing Second GYB Annual Seminar for Political and Crime Correspondents and Editors”, saying he is not afraid of other presidential hopefuls in the ruling party.
He said: “To answer your question, whether I am scared of other contestants for the presidency. You mentioned Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and others. I will say no. I am not scared of anybody in the contest for the APC presidential ticket.”
“Tinubu and others are founding members of the APC, but foundation is not enough. I will defeat all the other aspirants, because I have all it takes to be a champion. My performance in Kogi State will speak for me.”
He boasted that over 16 million Nigerians with Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) were prepared to vote for him adding that it was time for young people to take over power.