By; ISAAC ODEH, Kaduna
The Nigerian Ambassador to Benin Republic, His Excellency, Ambassador Tukur Yusuf Buratai has called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) members and supporters to rally round its presidential aspirant and immediate immediate past Minister of Transport, Chief Romi Chibuike Amaechi in order to succeed incumbent President, Muhammadu Buhari come 2023 presidential election.
Ambassador Buratai made this call on Wednesday in Kano when Amaechi Presidential Campaign Team visited the state as part of his continued consultation with APC stakeholders before the party’s primary election.
Buratai added that, “Today is the first time in history that I mounted a political podium to make a political speech and I ‘m happy that I started this, in Kano and on a man that has all the qualities to be the President of Nigeria “.
He added that “having worked with Amaechi when he was the Governor of Rivers state where i served as a Bridge Commander I am assuring you that Amaechi is a trustworthy person”.
Ambassador Buratai further explained that President Muhammadu Buhari has a great trust for Amaechi which was why His Royal Highness, the Emir of Daura recently Turbaned him as “Dan Amanar Kasar Hausa (Trusted Son of Hausa Land) recently.
He maintained that Amaechi has a good upbringing which makes him displays respect for both the elderly and the young in the society as such he is the right candidate to shoulder the APC flag as he would consolidate the good things President Buhari is doing for our dear nation.
Meanwhile, in his speech during the consultation visits in Bauchi, General T Y Buratai (rtd) Assured delegates that Ameachi would surely deliver if elected as the party flag bearer in the upcoming presidential elections come 2023.