Buhari Victory: Man Rides Bicycle from Kaduna to Lagos to Thank Yorubas
I know the news about Suleiman Shetimu is still fresh in your memory. Remember he trekked from lagos to Abuja as a way of keeping his word after making a promise to trek from Lagos to Abuja if Gen Buhari wins. In the news is Another 35-year-old Kaduna-born cyclist and supporter of the president-elect, Mohammed Kabiru Jafaru, yesterday
embarked on a journey to meet with the vice president-
elect in Lagos State.
Mohammed, a resident of Hayin Malam Bello in Rigasa
district of Igabi local government area of Kaduna State,
took off on his journey to Lagos at exactly 6: 35am at the
palace of Sarkin Hayin Malam Bello, Alhaji Kabiru Isa
Speaking to newsmen before embarking on the journey,
“I have decided to embark on this journey to Lagos
because I want to go and thank Yoruba people for
their immense support and contributions that led to
the victory of General Muhammadu Buhari during
the March 28 presidential election.
The decision to undertake the journey came to my
mind after analysing the votes cast for Buhari by
the Yoruba people and after I discussed my
intention with my immediate family and friends,
they encouraged me to go on the journey.”
Mohammed, a father of four who lives at Goro road in
Hayin Malam Bello, further said:
“I have never been to Lagos before; this is my first
time and only God knows how many days I will
spend before reaching Lagos”.
Asked whether he has any fear about the journey,
“I don’t have any fear because I believe in God that
nothing will happen to me on the road; all I want is
people’s prayers so that I will reach Lagos safely.”
Also speaking, an APC chieftain in the state, Hon. Kailani
Mohammed, said Mohammed Kabiru will be received by the
vice president-elect, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and other
prominent members of the APC in Lagos on his arrival, and
wished Mohammed a safe trip.