The political arena is a place where only the strongest, most resilient, and most determined individuals can succeed.
It is a place where only the bravest can stand, where the odds are often stacked against them, and where they are constantly mocked and underestimated.
But it is also a place where a true leader can rise, overcome adversity, and emerge victorious, proving their doubters wrong.
Dr. Sha’aban Ibrahim Sharada is one such individual. When he first expressed his intention to run for the House of Representatives in 2019, many people laughed at him.
They said he should focus on being the president’s personal assistant and that he was wasting his time.
But Sha’aban was determined. He was not one to be underestimated, and he proved them all wrong by winning the election.
Now, he is facing the same challenges as he gears up for another major political contest, the gubernatorial elections in 2023.
The same elements who doubted him in the past are saying he should not run and should focus on being a House of Representatives member.
But Sha’aban is not one to be deterred.
He has done his homework, is well prepared, and is determined to prove his doubters wrong once again.
Similarly, when he joined the relatively unknown Party ADP, he was mocked too.
But now the momentum and music are changing.
It wouldn’t be incorrect to say that at least no voter in Kano is unaware of his candidacy.
This is a feat to be celebrated, considering that this party was barely known in Kano State just five months ago.
Sha’aban is a visionary leader, unmatched in his dedication and passion for serving the people of Kano.
He possesses a unique combination of local and international experiences that make him exceptionally well-equipped to lead the state towards a brighter future.
With his meticulous attention to detail and unwavering commitment to excellence, Sha’aban ensures that every task is completed to the highest standard.
His hardworking nature and tireless effort to deliver on his mandate make him an inspiring figure.
The youth and undecided/swing voters will play a significant role in the upcoming election.
So congratulations and good luck to those who think that only their die-hard voters can make them win.
The number of undecided voters greatly outweighs those Sha’aban is doing his best to win over these voters.
It is evident from data from INEC that the youth constitute more than half of the voters in Nigeria, more so in Kano.
For the youth, it is evident that some of the successful leaders we had in Kano and Nigeria at large were all in the same age bracket as Sha’aban when they achieved what they achieved.
If this precedent is anything to go by, Sha’aban can replicate their successes, given the chance.
In conclusion, the people of Kano need a determined leader who will work tirelessly to bring growth and prosperity to the state.
Sha’aban is the epitome of such a leader and is ready to prove his worth to the world.
Any attempt to underestimate him would be at the peril of the doubters, as he is poised to give the top brass a run for their money.
Don’t miss out on the chance to witness history in the making as Sha’aban, Kano’s Game-Changer for the 2023 elections, takes the political arena by storm.
By Daha Tijjani, PhD.