The Kogi State Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party, (SDP) Alhaji Muritala Yakubu Ajaka, has congratulated the State’s Ministerial designate, Alhaji Shaibu Abubakar Audu, on his nomination by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
In a statement signed by Alhaji Muritala Yakubu Ajaka’s, Director Communications, Mr Faruk Adejoh Audu, he said, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu ‘s choice of Abubakar Audu as a Minister designate is a fulfilment of his campaign promise to involve young Nigerians in his administration.
Part of his statement reads: “Your nomination is a glaring testimony of the commitment of His Excellency President Ahmed Bola Tinubu to youths empowerment and political inclusiveness”
Ajaka also said, ” given the background, experience and antecedents of Alhaji Audu, the people Kogi State are indeed proud that one of their illustrious sons had been invited to add value to the development of the country”.
He Alhaji Ajaka added, “the task ahead is daunting, but we are convinced that you will excel, given your training and antecedents as a top-rate technocrat.
” We have no doubt that you will effectively discharge your duties to your fatherland and make Kogi State proud of your record of service.”
Alhaji Abubakar Audu, son of one time Governor of Kogi State, Late Prince Abubakar was among the second bath of Ministerial Nominees sent to the Senate by the President on Wednesday.