Ahead of Saturday, March 11, governorship election, the Governor of Gombe state, Muhammadu Yahaya, has apologized to the Christian faithful in the state.
Governor Yahaya, who is seeking re-election, tendered the apology during a meeting with leaders of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Gombe state chapter, held at the Government House on Saturday, March 4.
Speaking on Saturday, Governor Yahaya, who did not say what he was apologising for, said his administration might have made some errors.
The governor said as a human being who is capable of erring, he thought it wise to apologise and seek a fresh start. While promising to do better in his second administration, he said the upcoming elections should be devoid of sentiments.
“It should be achievements-based and infrastructural development that has a direct impact to the people as a guiding consideration. As in every human endeavour, me and this administration might have committed errors. I request the gathering to forgive and chart a new course for continued development of the state.”he said