By Akombo Aondona, Abuja
Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) have welcomed the election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, as President in last Saturday’s polls
The PWDs made this known via a congratulatory statement by the APC National Working Committee, (NWC member) and Leader, PWDs Hon Tolu Bankole on Thursday 2 March 2023.
The PWDs “join all the good people of this country to congratulate the President-Elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and the Vice President-Elect, Senator Kashim Shettima, all elected Senators and members Federal House of Representatives elected on the platform of All Progressives Congress.
“The outcome of the polls is both epochal and revealing of the people’s mandate. The good people of Nigeria were unanimous and loud in choosing the candidate of our party across board.”
Bankole added: “I congratulate all Nigerians for trusting our party the All Progressives Congress, APC, with presidential leadership again. I want to assure Nigerians and Persons With Disabilities that this will be a renewed hope of inclusivity unparalleled in our country.
“Your unalloyed trust and resilience is appreciated. And according to the action plan of the President-Elect, all efforts will be geared towards shared prosperity in all spheres.
“Now that a winner has emerged from the keenly contested presidential election, I urge all citizens to join hands with the President-Elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, in his quest to bring renewed and inclusive hope for all Nigerians, irrespective of political parties, ethnicity, or religious difference.
“I appeal to Nigeria electorates to vote massively for APC Gubernatorial Candidates and State House of Assembly Candidates in the March 11th 2023 elections. This is the only way to strengthen the administration of Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Senator Kashim Shettima.”