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Amaechi congratulates Tinubu, pledges support in 2023 election

By Jimisayo Opanuga
09 June 2022   |   3:54 pm
Former Minister of Transportation and Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi has pledged support for Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Amaechi contested for the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) but lost to Tinubu. Tinubu polled a total of 1271, while Amaechi was the closest to Tinubu with 316 votes during the APC presidential convention…

Presidential Aspirant on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Rt Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, addressing delegates of the Party in Kogi State, flanked by the Deputy Governor, Dr. Edward Onoja (right), former Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen. Yusuf Tukur Buratai and former Inspector General of Police, Suleiman Abba (left), Friday.

Former Minister of Transportation and Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi has pledged support for Bola Ahmed Tinubu.

Amaechi contested for the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) but lost to Tinubu.

Tinubu polled a total of 1271, while Amaechi was the closest to Tinubu with 316 votes during the APC presidential convention at Eagle Square on Wednesday.

The former minister in a statement on Thursday assured Tinubu of his commitment to his success in the 2023 general election.

“As you embark on this historic journey I wish to assure you of my commitment to your success at the polls in 2023 and ultimately look forward to providing the necessary support to ensure that we develop a prosperous country for all NIgerians,” Amaechi said.