- After emerging as the presidential candidate of the ruling APC, Senator Abdullahi Adamu writes Bola Tinubu over landslide victory
- The national chairman of the ruling party in a statement described Tinubu's emergence as a sterling victory
- Meanwhile, Over 2,000 delegates had voted at the APC special convention, held on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Eagle Square, Abuja, where Tinubu polled 1,271 votes to defeat 13 other aspirants
On Wednesday, June 8, the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Abdullahi Adamu, said the ‘overwhelming’ votes received by the party’s presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, showed that the APC had a nationalistic disposition.
Adamu’s made this disclosure through a statement issued by his media aide, Muhammed Lawal, in Abuja, The Punch reports.
Adamu noted that stating that he hopes the victorious collaborative efforts between the party and Tinubu’s campaign team will extend further to the general elections, Daily Trust report added.
The statement reads:
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“I write on behalf of the entire membership of the All Progressives Congress to congratulate Your Excellency on the sterling victory that you recorded at the just concluded Special National Convention to emerge as the presidential candidate of our great party.
“Your victory has vindicated our party’s nationalistic outlook and patriotic posture as the party of choice for every Nigerian. I am pleased that the party spoke with one voice when the delegates voted overwhelmingly to nominate you as our presidential candidate.
“It is my sincere hope and prayer that our collaborative efforts between the party’s National Secretariat and your presidential campaign team will proceed with the shared expectations of victory at the 2023 general election, by the grace of God.”
2023 presidency: The real reason why I contested against Tinubu, Lawan reveals
APC After sending his congratulatory message to the national leader of the party, the president of the Senate, Lawan revealed the real reason why he contested against Tinubu.
Earlier, Lawan on Wednesday noted that the emergence of Tinubu as the presidential candidate of the APC had reassured his party of winning the 2023 presidential poll.
APC primaries: It was a well-deserved victory, MC Oluomo congratulates Bola Tinubu, shows off dance moves
MC Oluomo had sent a congratulatory message to Bola Tinubu over his victory in the APC presidential primaries.
The former Lagos state NURTW chairman said the APC chieftain had proven his credentials with his hard work and commitment.
Sending him good wishes ahead of the 2023 elections, Oluomo noted that Tinubu’s victory at the primary was well-deserved.