A presidential aspirant within the ruling occasion, All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, on Friday withdrew from the 2023 presidential contest.
Olawepo-Hashim who mentioned his “personal day will come” in a press release from his media workplace in Abuja asserted although his determination to contest was to supply a nationwide platform for progressive forces and convey prosperity to Nigerians, “sure developments have necessitated my withdrawal from the 2023 presidential race, on account of which I didn’t choose the nomination type.”
Olawepo-Hashim appreciated those that had related together with his messages and people who had provided help and prayers, whereas assuring that placing his presidential run on maintain was not that he give up the battle.
He mentioned, “Retreating not out of the dearth of will to battle for our resolve and collective aspiration for a New Nigeria, a battle which has attracted monumental help. Generally WILL and RESOLVE, Vitality and Preparation will not be sufficient to have interaction in an encounter.
“My aspiration is just not an ambition however an historic burden, as a staff participant. My present political pursuit should now bow to our collective Nationwide curiosity. It isn’t about me however about Nigeria.
“I stepped apart believing that one other day will come. I hope our occasion will nonetheless have the ability to discover a candidate for the 2023 election that can unite and safe our nation. One that can lead an inclusive authorities, and construct a affluent financial system that won’t depart anybody behind. I depart the race believing that by the Grace of God my very own day will come.
“It’s a powerful determination for me, however within the current circumstance, it’s the neatest thing in my judgement to do.”