Bauchi state All Progressives Congress Women Leader, Hajiya Sa’adatu Mamuda, has challenged Northern Women to emulate Western and eastern women and struggle to contest election in the 2019 Mamuda also urges the women not to relent in active political participation to bridge the gab between men in the country
The Women Leader attributed the call on women to the 35 per cent appointments enjoy under President Buhari and Governor Abubakar in Bauchi state.
He lament that lack of active political participation among Northern Women is a major source of poverty and unemployment among girl child.
“If you go to the national and states Assembly in Nigeria, we have more women representative from the West, East, South South more than the numbers from the entire North and this is unacceptable” Mamuda said.
She opined that Northern Women should consider lobbying the male counterpart, and be determined to participate in politics ahead of 2019.
The women leader applauded President Bahuri and Abubakar for involving women in governance, saying APC remains the only platform for women in terns of equity and fairness