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VP Osinbajo congratulates President-Elect, Bola Tinubu

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo with APC president-Elect Bola Tinubu and his Vice Kashim Shettima

Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo has congratulated the All Progressives Congress (APC) President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on his victory at the just concluded 2023 presidential election.

Bola Tinubu, was declared the winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

The former Lagos State Governor defeated Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Peter Obi of Labour Party (LP) in the February 25 election.

A statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr Laolu Akande says “In your previous years of public service, you have demonstrated a consistent fidelity to progressive and welfarist ideals, and an ability to build bridges across several divides.

The Vice President expressed confidence the Bola Tinubu was determined to take the nation to a greater height.

“Through thick and thin, we must all remain focused on the objective of birthing the Nigeria of our dreams”. Prof Osinbajo stated.

The Vice President who presided over the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, had led cabinet members to congratulate the Bola Tinubu, his wife Senator Oluremi Tinubu, and his Vice, Kashim Shettima for their victory at the poll.

Prof Osinbajo prayed that Almighty God will help the President -Elect to fulfil the progressive mandate of the Party, as well as his various plans to improve the security, welfare and happiness of all Nigerians.

Writing by Adeniyi Bakare