AHEAD of the Nationwide Conference of the All Progressives Congress, supporters of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, beneath the aegis of Progressives Consolidation Group, have intensified their marketing campaign in direction of Osinbajo’s emergence because the occasion’s customary bearer for the 2023 Presidential race.
In a letter dated July 14, 2021, titled, “APC and the way forward for Nigeria: Why we should get it proper and think about the Osinbajo Choice in 2023,” which was signed by the group’s Nationwide Coordinator, Alhaji Ahmed Mohammed and Nationwide Secretary, Eberechuchwu Dibia, it confused the necessity for sustaining the APC legacy being championed by the President, Main Common Muhammadu Buhari (retd.).
Acknowledged copies of a three-page letter seen by our correspondent, in Abuja, on Thursday, indicated that occasion leaders together with the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, a number of APC state governors and different high occasion leaders have acquired the letter.
The PCG letter learn partly, “Your Excellency, we’re writing you because the Senate President and as one of many nationwide leaders of our occasion and by no matter parameter of evaluation, you stay a type of residents whom God has chosen to raise to affect our historical past by the efficiency of constitutional tasks in addition to different innumerable traces of motion.
“With historical past in thoughts, we, members of the PCG hereby solemnly be a part of our voices with that of many others in interesting that you simply throw your weight behind our name for consideration of an Osinbajo successor administration after that of President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, would have run a full course in 2023.
“We imagine – with none iota of doubt – that giving a worthy factor inside the system equivalent to Vice President Osinbajo the possibility to guide wouldn’t solely enrich the system; it will definitely be one of the best assurance of stability and progress for extant developmental aims.”
“In opposition to this background, it’s obvious that the dynamics and final result of the seventh nationwide election since Nigeria’s return to democratic rule in 1999 would considerably decide the way forward for Nigeria’s democracy and improvement.
“Thus, it’s with this nice sense of reasoning and respect for leaders such as you in addition to future generations, that we strongly attraction to you as a serious stakeholder within the affairs of our occasion to affix palms with us by asking different stakeholders within the occasion to contemplate Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, as an acceptable individual to fly our occasion’s presidential flag come 2023.”
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