The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, on Wednesday, described the victory of Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress in the just concluded presidential election as a fresh stimulus for democracy.
Ganduje’s Chief Press Secretary, Malam Abba Anwar, disclosed this in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
Anwar who spoke on behalf of the governor said, “the hard political struggle and commitment of Tinubu’s political dynasty, which formed elements from across the nation, in making sure that the presidential candidate won the entire process.
“Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s genuine investment in human, national development and national integration played some critical roles in endearing him to all sections of the country.
“Tinubu’s decade-long fight for the restoration of democracy in the country is well understood by Nigerians, hence, we see wisdom and valid reason for entrusting our future to him.”
While assuring that the Tinubu would evolve strategies in confronting challenges confronting the nation, Ganduje commended the APC leadership and membership for standing firm to this point.
He described Tinubu as a master strategist, a builder of men and space, an acknowledged brilliant political leader, a leader with national spread, and an enduring and ensuring promoter of sustainable democracy and development.
Ganduje said, “With Tinubu leading the largest democracy in Africa, our continent will definitely benefit from his wealth of experience for the development of the continent.”
“Tinubu’s victory will not only benefit our motherland Nigeria. It will also be a morale booster for Africa as a continent and for the practice of global democracy,” the governor added.