State governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) pledged yesterday to deliver the party’s flag bearer in the February 25,2023 election , Asiwaju Bola Tinubu as Nigeria’s next president.
Tinubu’s victory, according to the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF),will be its special birthday gift to Buhari who turned 80 yesterday.
The PGF,in a goodwill message to Buhari on his birthday hailed his doggedness and unwavering determination in defending and securing Nigeria as a prosperous and democratic country.
Chairman of the forum and Kebbi State Governor Atiku Abubakar Bagudu ,speaking , acknowledged Buhari’s ”leadership, vision and commitment to moving our dear nation forward” and said the President’s doggedness and unwavering determination to defend and secure Nigeria as a prosperous and democratic country “have immeasurably stabilised and restored confidence in our electoral process and party politics.”
He added: “Leaders and members of our party, All Progressives Congress (APC) are grateful to have your inspiring leadership role. Accordingly, our party has continued to evolve and both management of party administration and processes of candidates’ emergence are improving, which is responsible for the higher electoral advantages we have compared to other parties in the country. This accounts for the massive support of Nigerians for all our candidates for the 2023 elections at all levels.
“As we wish you a happy birthday and say a big thank you for your selfless service to our dear country, we reaffirm our commitment to work for the electoral victory of all our candidates for the 2023 elections.
”We are working hard with abiding faith and belief to ensure that Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, our Presidential Candidate emerges victorious and succeeds you.
“Your patriotically inspiring leadership remains the source of our massive support across every part of Nigeria.”