The Minister of State in the Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Dr. Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu, has continued to drum up support for the All Progressives Congress’ (APC) presidential candidates, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his running mate, Ibrahim Shettima, in the forthcoming general election come February 25, 2023.
The minister, who spoke at the APC Presidential Campaign Council mega rally held in Abuja, called on the residents to come out in large numbers to vote for the party from top to bottom.
Aliyu, other top party members, youths and women in attendance noted that the mega rally was not only to drum up support for the candidates but also to emphasize the importance of the general elections.
She used the occasion to highlight Tinubu’s achievements as a former governor of Lagos state and his commitment to the development of Nigeria.
‘Bola Ahmed Tinubu is a visionary leader who has a proven track record of delivering results for the people.
‘He has transformed Lagos state into a thriving hub of economic activities and has always put the needs of the people first,’ the minister said.
She assured that as the election draws near, the APC would continue to reach out to the people, making a case for why Bola Ahmed Tinubu is the right leader to take Nigeria forward.
In his remarks, Bola Ahmed Tinubu thanked the people of the FCT for their support and urged them to continue to work together to build a stronger and more prosperous Nigeria.
He also stressed the importance of a peaceful and transparent election, calling on all Nigerians to uphold the principles of democracy and ensure that their votes are counted.
VON’s correspondent gathered that the APC rally in the FCT was a resounding success, with the party’s message of hope and change resonating with the people.
The rally was well attended by top APC party members, including former governors, ministers, senators and members of the National Assembly.