BY BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO
LOKOJA – Nigerians have been urged to sustain their support for President Muhammadu Buhari beyond 2019 in order to consolidate on the remarkable achievements being recorded in critical sectors of the nation’s economy.
Minister of State Labour and Employment, Prof. Steven Ocheni stated this at Ajaka, headquarters of Igalamela-Odolu Area of Kogi State while addressing Newsmen shortly after the peaceful conduct of the weekend APC Local Government Congress in his Area.
Prof. Ocheni said President Buhari has exhibited selflessness in service, patriotism and genuine leadership qualities that has never been seen since the advent of democratic governance in the Country, which has now made the international community to develop implicit confidence and positive disposition to carry out businesses in the Country.
“President Muhammadu Buhari has shown through his various policies and programmes that he remains the best and a great assets for the country and beyond “.
Ocheni also said the level playing ground created for all in the Local Government Congress throughout Kogi State is another pointer to the leadership capacity of President Buhari.
“With this democracy has come to stay in Nigeria, and the All Progressives Congress (APC) has demonstrated that it embraces all democratic tenets capable of strengthening democratic governance.
“The outcome of the Local Government Congress has indeed indicates how the people accept and love the ruling Party. The people have again repose their confidence in the ability of Mr President to lead the Country to greatness.”
The Minister applauded the people of the State for their maturity and understanding during and after the exercise, urging them to work in harmony to facilitate the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Yahaya Bello in next year’s general elections, in order to sustain the tempo of development being witnessed at the Federal and State levels.
Ocheni also commended the State Governor, Yahaya Bello for ensuing that the Congress was conducted devoid of rancour across the Local Government Areas of state.