A file picture of President Muhammadu Buhari.
President Muhammadu Buhari has requested governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to give attention to fulfilling their marketing campaign guarantees to the folks of their states.
He gave the cost in an announcement on Friday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu.
The President congratulated the governors on their Supreme Court victories, after what he known as “your patient legal battles to defend your mandates.”
“I am pleased and proud that you have successfully concluded your legal battles, and now is the time to concentrate fully on fulfilling your campaign promises after the distractions caused by the litigations,” he stated.
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President Buhari was completely satisfied that one of many nice issues about democracy was that it provides the aggrieved avenues for redress by means of the courts.
He, due to this fact, recommended the governors for utilizing the chance to defend their mandates following the March 9 polls.
The President suggested the governors to not see their challengers as enemies, saying they have been solely exercising their democratic rights by going to the courts to hunt redress.
He additionally reminded the APC governors that there are nonetheless challenges forward and requested them to brace up.
“With the legal battle now over, it is my hope that you won’t rest on your oars,” he stated.
President Buhari added, “You should work ever harder to deliver good governance in the next remaining four years of your tenure.
“I wish you God’s guidance, more wisdom and good health in the performance of your exalted responsibilities.”