Bola Tinubu, 2023 Presidential Candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), has expressed gratitude to President Muhammadu Buhari for his leadership throughout the process of the just concluded Special Convention and presidential primary election, adding that without the support of the his support, he would not emerged as a flag bearer of the party.
The former governor of Lagos stated this in Abuja on Wednesday during his acceptance speech.
“I humbly accept the nomination of this convention to be the presidential candidate of our enlightened, humanitarian and great party, the APC.
“I also offer my sincere gratitude to President Muhammadu Buhari for his calm and prudent leadership throughout this process.
“I thank him, also, for his steadfast determination to ensure a level playing field and a free and fair primary process for every aspirant.
“Without him, I would not be standing here today as the new flag bearer of Nigeria’s party,” Tinubu said, adding that he didn’t expect to win the primary but he won.