The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has indicated that he’ll assist whoever emerges because the celebration’s presidential candidate within the 2023 presidential election.
He made this recognized on Thursday, in Rivers State.
He mentioned regardless of the variety of aspirants vying for the All Progressives Congress presidential ticket, they have to be prepared to rally round and assist whoever emerges candidate within the forthcoming main elections.
This was as he mentioned there was no want for hostility amongst aspirants as the last word objective remained the nation’s unity.
Based on a press release signed on Friday by his Senior Particular Assistant on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, Osinbajo spoke in Rivers in continuation of his nationwide consultations with stakeholders and delegates of the APC.
The assertion was titled ‘APC has greatest potential to do the best for Nigeria, says Osinbajo in rivers.’
In his name for unity, the Vice President famous that each one the aspirants that had made public, their intention to run for president underneath the APC, have been progressives.
He mentioned, “We’re all progressives, we characterize the identical standpoint that this nation might be higher; that we will enhance the fortunes of our younger individuals; that our nation could be a excellent place. Each considered one of us has that want, and each considered one of us can obtain that, given the prospect.
“Everywhere I’ve gone, I’ve pointed out that there is no need for conflict of any kind, especially among presidential aspirants. All of us, who are presidential aspirants, have either worked together or eaten together in one place or the other. We are aspirants today, but only one person would emerge, and we must be prepared to work with that person.”
Based on him, one of the best aspirant ought to be chosen to steer the celebration as its presidential candidate in 2023.
The Vice President additionally famous that the governing APC had the best potential to do one of the best for Nigeria and guarantee its additional growth and progress.
“We’re additionally, in fact, utterly at one on the concept the celebration must be united. So, every thing that must be finished is being finished and might be finished to make sure the unity of the aspirants.
“Our party is, as you know, not just the ruling party, but the party that has the greatest potential to do the best for this country,” he famous.
Close to his consultations with the delegates, Prof. Osinbajo disclosed that “What we spent our time doing today was talking more about national issues, about issues of development; and we all affirm that we have to do a lot of work; we are willing and able to do the work.”
Earlier than his interplay with the APC delegates and stakeholders in Rivers, the Vice President had paid a courtesy to the Rivers State Conventional Council led by the King Jaja of Opobo, Dr. Dandeson Jaja, Jeki V, Pure Ruler, Amanyanabo of the Opobo Kingdom, who can also be the Chairman of the Council.
Informing the monarchs of his aspiration to run for president, he mentioned, “Our nation is at a essential section in its existence and each nation faces its challenges. Our nation is dealing with a few of the largest challenges it has ever confronted.
“This current administration has faced more security challenges than any other administration. But I am confident that, not only will we be able to tackle the challenges today, we will be able to tackle the challenges of the future.”
In his remarks, King Jaja of Opobo thanked the Vice President for his “good wishes” and for sending a consultant to his eightieth birthday celebration saying “That was very kind of you. Let us campaign in peace and let us not add to the challenges that we are going through already.”