Friends, relatives and business associates of Engr. Abdullahi Garba Ramat, a People Redemption Party, PRP, candidate for House of Representatives in Ungogo/Minjibir Federal Constituency, have raised over N20 million for his campaign.
Speaking with newsmen on Saturday, the Chairman of the Fund Raising Committee, Abdulbashar Ahmad, said a total sum of N20,241,000 was realised during the grand fundraising event which took place in Bachirawa Quarters of Ungogo Local Government of the state.
According to the chairman, 200 cartons of body lotion and 500 cartons of bathing soap were also donated to the PRP candidate.
“The whole idea of the fundraising event started when friends, family, business partners and political associates decided to support Mr Ramat financially to actualise his political dreams.
“We will like to extend our sincere appreciation to all those that contributed in one way or the other towards this great milestone in our political atmosphere.
“We promise not to let your contributions go waste and urge you all to make sure your votes count in the forthcoming elections,” Mr Ahmad stressed.