His Excellency Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, the Presidential Candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP, has announced the selection of Bishop Isaac Idahosa as his running mate for the 2023 Presidential Election.
Bishop Idahosa will be publicly and officially unveiled to Nigerians on Monday 18th July 2022 at the International Conference Centre, Abuja by 10 am.
Bishop Idahosa, the presiding Bishop and Senior Pastor of the God First Ministry, Lekki Light Centre, Ajah, hails from Edo State.
The 57-year-old archbishop-designate is a trained Automobile Engineer from the Kaduna Polytechnic. He also has Masters’s and Doctorate degrees in theology. He is happily married to Christiana Idahosa and is blessed with two children.
The Media Aide to Sen Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Muyiwa Fatosa in a statement on Friday said the Presidential candidate, Sen. Kwankwaso has announced that the choice of Bishop Idahosa was made after careful considerations and meticulous screening of more than 20 prospective candidates all of whom were eminently qualified to run with him.
“Idahosa was selected because of his outstanding record, his impeccable integrity, his broad understanding of the Nigerian State and its contemporary challenges, his undiluted commitment to improving the conditions of Nigerians, and his sincere belief that a New and Better Nigeria is possible if we work together with sincerity, tolerance, competence, and faith.
“A self-made achiever and a credible Nigerian, Bishop Idahosa is also selected because he represents the definition of a true role model for the Nigerian Youth.
“Sen. Kwankwaso expresses happiness that this patriotic Nigerian man-of-God will work with him in the journey to save the country from the current drift and create a new Nigeria where justice, equity, fairness, unity, security, and development are assured,” the statement added.