President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed satisfaction with the performance of the Mai Mala Buni-led caretaker committee of the All Progressives Congres (APC).
Presidential Spokesman, Garba Shehu, made this known in a statement on Tuesday released after a virtual meeting the President had with APC governors.
Shehu noted in the statement titled “President Buhari interacts with APC governors, commends party caretakers.” that the President was pleased with the activities of the caretaker committee.
He quoted the President as saying, “I am pleased with the chairman and the work of the committee. “He is highly mobile in the efforts to coordinate and strengthen the party. “I am happy with his personal efforts.”
He also quoted Buhari as appreciating the efforts of the APC governors following the successful conduct of the party primaries in Edo and Ondo States.
“I am happy that they knew their responsibilities as governors and had identified the right priorities,” Shehu said the President told the gathering.
Speaking on behalf of his colleagues, he said the governor of Kebbi State and Chairman of the Progressives Governors Forum, Atiku Bagudu, thanked Buhari for taking the right steps to resolve the crisis in the party.
The statement added, “The APC governors also commended the President for his handling of security issues and the economy, noting in particular, the success recorded in pulling the country out of the 2016 economic recession as well as the ongoing management of the COVID-19 pandemic. “‘We are proud of your leadership and achievements,’ the Governors told President Buhari.”
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