The All Progressive Congress, APC, has reacted to the move by the Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari to appoint the party’s chieftain, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the head of the committee tasked with consultation, reconciliation and confidence building for the party.
Coming after the Party Chieftain and national leader of the APC accepted the appointment, the APC’s National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abudullahi, while speaking during a chat with INDEPENDENT, stated that the party consider’s Bola Tinubu’s accceptance of the appointment an honor.
The party through its national spokesperson further added that the move is a welcome development addinf that such tasks requires a great deal of political skills and experience, one which can be found in Bola Tinubu.
The Party further commended the nation’s president, Muhammadu Buhari for prioritizing the well-being and unity of the party.
He added: “Any efforts to reconcile and put the party together is a welcome development because there is a lot of work to be done. It requires someone with experience and political skills to do well in that aspect.
“So, it is a welcome development and we want to commend Mr President for giving that a priority and for finding Asiwaju Tinubu worthy of that assignment.
“We also commend Asiwaju Tinubu for agreeing to accept the role for the betterment of our great party. We believe our party will come out stronger and united after the reconciliation process.”