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Posterity will remember President Tinubu as a decisive leader –VP Shettima

Vice-President Kashim Shettima (standing) Photo: State House

*Nigerian Vice-President Kashim Shettima lauds President Bola Ahmed Tinubu for essential qualities of leadership, including ‘sacrifice, tenacity of purpose, and commitment’

Isola Moses | ConsumerConnect

Vice President Kashim Shettima has said posterity will remember President Bola Ahmed Tinubu kindly as a decisive Nigerian leader for his pivotal role in guiding the country towards prosperity and stability.

Vice-President Shettima, who said this while speaking at the breaking of the Ramadan fast of President Tinubu with members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), Service Chiefs, and Heads of government agencies, extolled the essential qualities of leadership embodied by President Tinubu, including sacrifice.

He stated: “Leadership requires sacrifice, tenacity of purpose, and commitment.”

Chief Ajuri Ngelale, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Wednesday stated Shettima also noted that President Tinubu exemplifies these qualities, and is steering the Nigeria towards sustained growth and progress.

Expressing optimism about Nigeria’s trajectory under President Tinubu’s leadership, the Vice President rallied all ministers, Service Chiefs, and Heads of government agencies to lend their support to the President’s endeavours in the country.

”We have crossed the Rubicon and the nation is on the path to sustained growth.

“Some nations have gone through worse cases in the annals of their history than us.

”The President means well for the nation. He has a good heart for the nation and we have the moral imperative to support him in whatever way we can to salvage the ship of the state,” stated he.

Shettima further asserted: “The President doesn’t subscribe to the idea of apportioning blame, the buck stops on his desk, and he has not shied away from taking those decisive actions.

“Be rest assured that in the fullness of time, posterity will be very kind to him.”

Vice President Shettima also underscored the significance of forgiveness and generosity during the Holy Month of Ramadan and the Lenten season, noting its unifying power transcending any divides among Nigerians.

Speaking at the forum, Lateef Fagbemi, Attorney General of the Federal and Honourable Minister for Justice, expressed gratitude on behalf of the gathering for the opportunity to come together in fellowship during Ramadan.

Fagbemi said, “I pray that we all see the end of Ramadan. We thank the President for his generosity.”

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