- A lot is being done by the ruling party, the APC to see that the 2023 general election is done, dusted, but turn out to be a success
- This is as the Tinubu Campaign Organisation (TCO) appointed Hajiya Mariam Buhari, wife of the deputy governor of Katsina state as its national coordinator
- Meanwhile, the group also announced the appointment of Mrs Ayodele Fatunsin, as the deputy national coordinator from the south
As part of efforts to mobilise support for the presidential flag bearer of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, his major support group, Tinubu Support Organisation(TSO), has unveiled Hajiya Mariam Buhari as new national coordinator.
The group also announced Mrs Ayodele Fatunsin as the new deputy national coordinator.
Announcing the new appointments on Thursday, August 4, in Abuja, TSO's national secretary, Otunba Gboyega Bada, described Asiwaju Bola Tinubu as Nigeria's contemporary democratic moving force every political party in the country and beyond reckon with.
The group said Tinubu's political clout spread across the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) remains the country's most relevant and much talked about politician in the country today due to his towering political pedigree.
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The new leaders
The TSO leader further said that ahead of the next year's election, the group has carried out a restructure that will enhance the performance and delivery of the presidential aspiration of Asiwaju Tinubu as the successor of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Announcing the new leaders of the group, in a statement sent to Legit.ng on Thursday, Bada said:
"There is a unanimous decision that Hajiya Mariam Buhari, wife of the Deputy Governor of Katsina State be appointed as the National Coordinator. We need someone who has that capacity, who can move, who has unhindered access not only to our principals but to all regions, leaders in APC and other groups because the Tinubu Support Organisation we are looking for voters; voters where we can find and that is the reason for appointing her as the National Coordinator.
"We went further to agree that another woman is appointed too, from the south as Deputy National Coordinator. Let me also say that because of the exigency of the situation now we have to move TSO for better performance. The name of the Deputy Mrs Ayodele Fatunsin."
Accepting her appointment, the new national coordinator, Hajiya Buhari promised to bring her experience as the Northwest coordinator of President Muhamadu Buhari in 2015 to bear in discharging her assignment.
Bada expressed the confidence that the APC presidential candidate would win the next general elections convincingly based on information available to his campaign Organisation.
Reactions as video shows APC chairman Adamu shouting ‘Praise the Lord!’ in popular church
The national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Abdullahi Adamu, has attracted heated reactions as a video clip shows him in a church shouting ‘Praise the Lord!’
The APC chairman attended the church in Nasarawa state on Wednesday, August 3.
The newspaper stated further Adamu was at the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) church in Awayi, Nasarawa state to grace the funeral ceremony of the late monarch, HRH Aren Eggon, Bala Angbazo.