APC Primary: Osinbajo congratulates Tinubu
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has congratulated presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on his victory at the party’s primary.
The Vice President, who was also an aspirant at the primary, said in a statement that Tinubu’s unique contributions to Nigeria’s democracy and its progress stand him out.
He said: “I congratulate Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on his victory at our party primaries and his emergence as the presidential candidate and flag bearer of our great party, the APC for the forthcoming 2023 Presidential Elections.
“I also congratulate President Muhammadu Buhari and all leaders of the APC for a successful Special Convention and Presidential Primary.
“For many decades, our flag bearer has shown passion, patriotism, courage and determination in the cause of nation-building. His sterling contributions to our democracy and its progress stand him out. His wealth of experience will certainly be critical in our party’s continued efforts to attain a more secure and prosperous Nigeria.
“To all members of our great party, regardless of who you voted for at the primaries, we must now unite behind our presidential candidate and flag bearer to ensure victory for our party in the 2023 elections.
“As true progressives, we must remain strong and united in pursuing our collective vision as a party towards building a country that can provide a decent life and livelihoods for all our people.”