Ahead of the 2019 general elections, a youth group
in Benue State has kicked off campaign for David
Mark’s presidential presidency in Makurid, Benue
This is coming barely two weeks after a group
under the auspices of Middle Belt Volunteers
presented the ex-senate president for president.
Members of the new youth group, who stormed the
PDP secretariat in Makurdi on Tuesday, were seen
displaying placards bearing various inscriptions in
support of David Mark for president.
One of the youth leaders, Otse Samuel described
Mark as the only one who was capable of bringing
the desired change to Nigeria.
Speaking with our report on phone, Samuel called
on Nigerian youths to support Mark for president in
“Mark remains our best choice. He is the only
person who can bring the desired change. This
change is a scam. We are calling on all Nigerians
to support Mark for the task agead,” he said.
Meanwhile, James Oche, the coordinator of Mark
campaign organisation, Door to Door, has said
though the ongoing campaigns were not sponsored
by Mark, it was a clear indication that Nigerians
were yearning for a change.
He had said, “it is a testimony of his eight years of
unblemished leadership he gave to Nigerians in the
“He has no doubt shown that he is one of the
Nigerians that can manage and provide real
leadership in a country that has numerous ethnic
“For now, he is more concerned with ensuring that
PDP put their house together so as to play their
role of opposition perfectly.”