Governor Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has stated that he will not sponsor any candidate as his successor in 2019.
Al -Makura stated this on Saturday when Permanent Secretaries and Chairmen of the 13 Local Government Areas paid him a Sallah homage in Lafia.
He said that though he was not going to sponsor any candidate, the state needed someone that would maintain the existing legacy.
“But in supporting anyone , I will be very very careful in doing so and I will do so without any sentiment.
“So, all those contesting would be scrutinised to make sure we have the best that would continue to work towards maintaining peace and progress in the state,” he added.