Kwara 2019: Excellent Qualities Of Hon Dr Aliyu Ahman Pategi
Have you ever wondered what it takes to have the qualities of a good politician? Are you interested in getting to know more about a politician from Kwara North who stands out from others?
The man, Hon Dr Aliyu Bahago Ahman Pategi is a humble politician, tried and trusted by the good people of Kwara North, who gave him the mandate to represent them about 12 years ago at the Federal House of Representatives. He now aspires to take the baton of Kwara State leadership as the next Governor.
Since the return to democracy in 1999 till date, Kwara State has produced three governors- two from Kwara Central and one from Kwara South. So far, none has emerged from Kwara North zone. Now, a candidate being fielded from that zone is a Man of the people who has principles and the werewithall to handle what is necessary to achieve success.
If people of Kwara State need someone with the qualities he possesses as a politician, businessman and a serious technocrat, then the search for an excellent Governorship candidate for 2019 has ended. Kwarans don’t need to look any further due to the following qualities he is blessed with.
Skillful here is not the kind of skills some politicians use in dribbling the masses as Lionel Messi would on the field with players. It means that Hon Aliyu Ahman is a politician skillful enough to know how to handle a set of people or different individuals at any point of time. He understands the tides and knows what to say at all times.
One of the best qualities of a good politician is the ability to read human emotions and reply in way that doesn’t offend the governed. A good politician must be skillful in terms of his/her dealings with different individuals.
Another good quality of Dr Aliyu Ahman Pategi is intelligence. This doesn’t necessarily mean academic excellence. It’s more about being smart and proactive in dealing with situations, though academic excellence is also vital and he certainly has this.
A good politician must be experienced but doesn’t mean that you must have crossed a particular hurdle before.
You need to read about others that have held the same position or been in the same situation that you now find yourself.
Examples of a few leaders are past and present governors, and the current president of the Senate, Bukola Saraki with whom Hon Aliyu has been associated and been in the same political party with for years.
As a politician who needs to know how his predecessors fared in that situation when they were held the mantle of leadership, he will also need to stay informed about past and present happenings to be able to flow well with the tide.
A fine quality of a good politician like Hon Aliyu Ahman is the ability to set goals and achive them. Therefore, any good politician’s goal must be SMART. This means they must be Specific, Meaningful, Achievable, Realistic and Time bound.
Honesty is one of the best qualities of Dr Aliyu Ahman.
It is often said that the most free person in the world is the one who has nothing to hide. Tell a lie once and all your truths become immediately questionable. Likewise, the greatest advantage of speaking the truth and being honest is that you don’t have to remember what you said.
Honesty is a very expensive gift and it doesn’t manifest in cheap people. If you want to be a good politician, you must have the quality of honesty.
A good politician must have a trustworthy personality.
As a good and promising politician, he has exhibited a trustworthy personality through the respect he has earned and honesty which his people appreciate. When people trust you, loyalty will return and you will gain.
A good politician must be able to make decisions.
He must not be one that makes a permanent decision for a temporary emotion.
We all know that decisions are the hardest things to make.
This comes especially when it is a choice between where you should be and where you want to be.
Every decision brings with it some good, some bad, some luck and some lessons. Anyway, the only thing that is sure is that indecision steals many years from many people who wind up wishing they would have just had the courage to leap.
Therefore, one of the qualities of Hon Bahago is decision making. And the best quality is the ability to keep his promises to his people. If you often keep promises, that’s what people will remember you for after a long time.
One good quality of Aliyu Ahman is the way he derives joy in serving people and not doing away with public funds. He has high regards for morality, he has the qualities of displaying a good essence of character and qualities ranging from beliefs, values, skills and traits.
Other qualities of Hon Dr Aliyu Bahago are Integrity and discipline, making it a point of responsibility to develop ways of making life better for people.
He’s always able to find and analyze problems in his constituency and find best solutions to them. Aliyu learns from his mistakes, takes criticism and tries to improve by using his talents, experiences, integrity, honesty, skills, challenges and constraints with a positive effect that he can have in touching other human lives.
Aliyu Ahman Pategi is a leader that has the power of being productive to his people and for collective action. As an astute politician, he recognizes the power of team work, mutual respect and understanding.
One other fine quality of Aliyu’s is loyalty and commitment to his party’s vision and mission statements. He’s able to build trust and associations, while aligning himself with patriotic, brilliant and skillful people with great ideas.
Greatness is within the grasp of any politician who practices most of these qualities and Aliyu Ahman Pategi, who has the fear of God and is a loving leader, believes as humans, we are truly created equal, and surely the love we commit to one another must be equal as well.
Therefore, Kwarans, irrespective of where you come from in the State, here is a man who has great leadership qualities that’s ready to serve and work for you by uplifting the state to greater heights.
Vote for Hon Dr Aliyu Ahman Pategi as your next Governor by 2019.
Kwara 2019, Sai Bahago