Unity key to party, Nigeria’s development – APC

The Secretary of the Abuja Municipal Area Council of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Alhaji Zakari Babale, says unity among party members is critical for the growth and development of the party and Nigeria.

Babale made this statement on Thursday in Abuja while receiving into the party, Dr Ahmed Ibrahim, who had recently retired as the Legal Advisor, Director Legal from the National Youths Service Corps, NYSC.

Babale, who received Ibrahim on behalf of the council Chairman, Alhaji Abbas Baba, described him as an asset who had proven himself as a Nigerian ambassador over the years, adding that Ibrahim’s entrance into the party was very strategic.

Babale expressed optimism that Ibrahim would help reposition and revive the party’s strength ahead of the 2027 general election.

He said that though the APC in the FCT had some challenges, it was not a time for members to grumble.

The secretary said it was time to support President Bola Tinubu in building a better society for all.

He advised members to remain supportive of the leadership of the party and President Tinubu, as opposition parties remained critical of the ruling party’s achievements.

He called on Nigerians to exercise patience with Tinubu, adding that his economic programmes and policies might be painful, there will be light at the end of the tunnel.

In his remarks, Ibrahim said he joined the APC out of conviction that it meant well for Nigerians, saying there was need for all to support the vision and policies of President Tinubu..

He said in spite of the country’s challenges, Tinubu had done so much in the area of security, agriculture, education, health, youth, human capital development and social investment.

Ibrahim said that the president’s Renewed Hope Agenda of Tinubu was already working, especially in the area of youth inclusion in politics and governance.

According to him, Tinubu has not only stabilized the polity but also worked on recovering the country’s economy, as well as improving its bilateral relations with other countries.

Ibrahim said that the administration had also given voice to the voiceless, especially in the area of human rights and all inclusive appointments.

“In this regard all hands must be on deck to support the president in his Renewed Hope Agenda, in order to move the country forward and move it to a greater and enviable height,” he said.

He expressed appreciation to Abdulmalik Usman, Chairman of FCT APC, and the party’s members for their advice and his acceptance into the party.

“I am very delighted to be in your midst today, because today is the day that the Almighty God created. I would like to thank God for bringing us together.

“I have no doubt that today I am joining a good family with very eminent personalities and people who have contributed to the advancement of our dear and great country,” he said.

Unity key to party, Nigeria’s development – APC

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