A Former Interim National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bisi Akande, yesterday disclosed his satisfaction with President Muhammadu Buhari over his handling of the nation’s affairs.
TheSun reports that the former Osun State Governor, however, declined to speak on Amotekun, the South West’s newly commissioned security outfit aimed at curbing the menace of insecurity in the region.
The former governor said this during the wedding fatiha of Abubakar Sadiq Ribadu and Mahmud Nuhu Ribadu, sons of Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, the former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja.
Abubakar Sadiq Ribadu was joined with Dr Hafsat Abubakar Jijiwa, while Mahmud Nuhu Ribadu wedded Aminatu Aliyu Ismaila.
Asked if he was happy with happenings in the country, Akande said: “I am happy with Buhari in power.”
He described Ribadu as a good and gentle man, admonished the newly wedded to live peacefully in love.
On his part, Ribadu said he was very excited and grateful over the turnout for the wedding of his children.
Ribadu told the new couples that it was visible that there was a heavy burden on them, adding that the whole world was watching them.
Present at the An-Nur Mosque, Wuse 2, Abuja, venue of the wedding prayers were Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari; former Vice President Atiku Abubakar; former Lagos State Governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu; the President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and his friend, Femi Otedola.