The President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, and the North East caucus of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have thrown their weight behind Senator Kashim Ibrahim Shettima as Vice Presidential Candidate of the social gathering.
Commonplace bearer of APC for the presidential election in February 2023, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, had on Sunday in Daura, after Sallah homage to President Muhammadu Buhari , introduced to Journalists , the selection of Senator Kashim Shettima as his working mate for the election.
Commending the selection in Abuja Monday by a assertion signed by Senator Lawan in his capability as Chairman of the APC North East Caucus, described it as glorious.
Senator Shettima, the caucus added, is the precise man for the job.
The assertion reads, “On behalf of myself and the North East Caucus of our nice social gathering, the All Progressives Congress (APC), I heartily congratulate His Excellency, Senator Kashim Ibrahim Shettima, on his nomination because the working mate to our presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, for the 2023 common elections.
“Asiwaju Tinubu and our social gathering have made a superb selection in Senator Shettima.
“The previous two-term Governor of Borno State entered public service with impeccable credentials, which he has burnished by demonstrating nice competence, integrity and braveness in all of the positions that he has held.
“His background in teachers and the non-public sector ready him for the achievements that he has recorded in politics as Governor and since his election to the Senate in 2019.
“A loyal and dedicated member of our social gathering, Senator Shettima has what it takes to be a superb working mate to our flag bearer, and insha Allah, the Vice President of Federal Republic of Nigeria from subsequent 12 months.
“We of the North East Caucus of the APC attest that Senator Kashim Ibrahim Shettima is the precise man for the job and that he might be an in a position and constant lieutenant to our incoming President, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, insha Allah.
“We as a Caucus pledge our full cooperation and help to our candidates as we march once more in the direction of one other resounding victory within the common elections.
“We enjoin all members of our social gathering throughout Nigeria too to present the APC Commonplace bearer and his working mate their utmost help.
“We additionally guarantee Nigerians that the alternatives that our social gathering has made in our presidential ticket are for the very best of our nation.”