President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria @60: Buhari’s broadcast rekindles hope — APC

NEWS DIGEST – The Publicity Secretary of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Akwa Ibom, Nkereuwem Enyongekere, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech to the nation has rekindled hope that Nigeria will be a great nation.

Mr Enyongekere made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Uyo on Thursday while reacting to the president’s speech to commemorate Nigeria’s 60th independence anniversary.

He said that the presidential broadcast was all embracing and a call for all Nigerians to shun what divided us and embrace the ideals of what unites us.

“The president’s 60th Anniversary address to the nation is all embracing because it reflects the past, present and future, with a clarion call to all to come together to build a new Nigeria.

“It goes a long way to strengthen and brighten the prospects and expectations of Nigerians that in spite of military incursions for 29 years.

“It shows maturity and sincerity of a leader who is willing to make every Nigerian a team player.

“The president’s speech indeed justifies that Nigeria is in a diamond age,” he said.

He urged Nigerians to embrace the president’s call for reorientation of our values, think first of the country Nigeria before our individual regions.

The publicity secretary called on all Nigerians irrespective of political divides to support the Buhari-led administration and his with strong hope that Nigeria will be great.

NAN