Senator Ishaku Elisha Abbo Cliff who is representing the people of Adamawa Northern senatorial District described the immediate past senator of the zone,Binta Masi Garba (BMG) as a wonderful Amazon, a shining example of hard work, dedication to duty and a classic example of “beauty with brains”.
Abbo said this to congratulate her over the priestly call and ordination as a Pastor with Praise Chapel international held last weekend in Yola.
“I want to congratulate Senator Binta Masi Garba (BMG) on her ordination as a minister of the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ. A shepherd of the flock of God.” Cliff said
Senator Abbo in his Facebook handle however recalled down the memory lane how the 2019 general election went and his issues based campaign gave him the victory with over 18,000 votes.
According to him this can only be by the power of God,never his power, a reason why he regard her in a high esteem that through out his campaign period that spanned over two years he has
” never spoken anything negative against her nor attacked her person either in the open or in the private.”
He continue to say that Senator Binta is a role model to women haven put in twenty years as an erudite lawmaker at the National Assembly can never be an easy thing.
Cliff revealed how the spirit of oneness and sportmanship in politics he consider never a do or die affairs made him to support BMG campaign rally in his ward of Muchalla
“I gave money to APC leaders in my ward to mobilize people to welcome her and attend her rally during her campaign tour to Muchalla Ward.
“I also used my Facebook wall to call on my supporters to welcome her well to Mubi and indeed to the Fali Land.
“While I expected my Distinguished sister and now a Pastor to reciprocate my humane and loving gestures and accept the outcome of the election as the will of the people and most importantly as God’s verdict, I was surprised that BMG was the architect of organizing a mob against my name, sponsored protests and damaged my name nationally. She eventually dragged me to the election petitions tribunals, took me to the court of Appeal saying I stole her mandate. I hired three (3) SANs and spent so much money. I won again. God vindicated me.
“This monies could have been sunk into a more profitable ventures to benefit our long suffering people of Adamawa North.
“I want to hereby make it abundantly clear that I bear no grudges against BMG. I accepted everything as a cross I must carry.” Abbo added
“I know you love our people,i want to invite you my Distinguished SISTER and PASTOR to join hands with me to help our people. You are a great woman.
Once again congratulations for this more noble cause.” He stressed