National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has said that the ruling party will govern Nigeria beyond 2023.
He says this is because the ruling party has demonstrated purposeful leadership to win the hearts of Nigerians.”
Oshiomhole said this in Abuja on Friday at the meeting of National Working Committee with governors elected on the platform of the party.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Governors Forum Chairman, Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, led the APC governors’ delegation.
On the delegation were governors Abdullahi Ganduje (Kano) Abdulrazaq Abdurrahman (Kwara) Idi Gubana (Deputy Governor of Yobe) who represented Governor Mai Mala Buni, and Ahmed Mohammed (Deputy Governor Niger), who represented Governor Abubakar Bello.
Oshiomhole, who expressed confidence that the party would rule Nigeria beyond 2023 based on merit, stressed the importance of cooperation between the NWC and the governors.
“We believe our party has made a lot of progress in the three key areas that were reflected in our manifesto but there is a lot to be done.
am sure working together at both the executive, state and federal levels by the special grace of God, we will do better in this second term.
As to merit, our party will continue to govern the country post-2023,” he said.
Oshiomhole, who said the task of leading the party had been challenging, said the party had gained grounds and would achieve better in the second term of President Buhari.