Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi who declared his intention to run for the office of the president of Nigeria under the platform of the All Progressives Congress in 2023 general election on Saturday in Port Harcourt, his home state on Sunday was received by the Emir of Kano.
Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, Emir of Kano received the presidential hopeful in his palace with a warm reception as a mark of acceptance and welcome.
The Emir of Kano advised Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi and offered prayers to guide him and his aspirations in the journey he has chosen to embark, expressing confidence in him.
He gave his blessings to Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, hoping to receive him one day as the president of Nigeria after the 2023 general election.
In his reaction, the Minister of Transportation and Presidential Hopeful, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi who was accompanied by Senator Ali Ndume and others in his entourage acknowledged the warm reception offered him by the Emir and his council, expressing his gratitude for such honour, kind words and blessings offered to him.
According to Amaechi, “Last night, I visited the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero. I am grateful to the Emir for his warm reception, kind words and for his prayers & blessings.”
Amaechi on Saturday during his declaration had told the crowd of supporters and Nigerians that he will be going round the country, from state to state, villages and every corner to hear from the people and seek for their support as he wishes to take over as the next president of Nigeria.