By ANDREW ESSIEN ABUJA
Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC), have praised their members and governors of Osun and Jigawa, Gboyega Oyetola and Muhammad Badaru respectively for their patriotic commitment to a united and prosperous Nigeria.
The governors under the umbrella of the Progressive Governors Forum also congratulated Oyetola and Badaru on the occasion of their 67th and 59th birthdays respectively.
This was contained in a statement issued Tuesday in Abuja and signed by their Chairman and Governor of Kebbi State, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu.
” The Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) joins Muhammad Badaru Abubakar, Governor of Jigawa State, and Gboyega Oyetola, Governor of the State of Osun, to celebrate their 59th and 67th birthday respectively. Along with the people of Jigawa and Osun States, and all Nigerians, we celebrate this special occasion with models of Nigeria’s progressive politics and their families.
“On this special day, we wish to acknowledge and commend their leadership, visions, and commitments to a united and prosperous Nigeria. Guided by our party, APC, they have been consistent and selfless contributors to our team of Progressive Governors, providing insightful and resolute inputs to the processes of managing governance in Jigawa and Osun States respectively, as well as at the national level. As Governors of Jigawa and Osun State, through all the development initiatives being implemented by APC-led governments, they represent the shining light of our politics.
“As we rejoice with, Muhammad Badaru Abubakar and Gboyega Oyetola, we also reaffirm our collective to continue to implement programmes that strengthen the capacities of our progressive states to create jobs, stimulate economic activity, reduce inequality and diminish poverty in Nigeria.
“Once again, congratulations and Happy Birthday to Muhammad Badaru Abubakar and Gboyega Oyetola,” the statement said.