President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has congratulated governor of Kwara State, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, and Hope Uzodinma of Imo State on their emergence as chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) and Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) respectively.
The president, in a statement by his Media Office yesterday signed by Abdulaziz Abdulaziz, said being called upon by their peers to lead them was a testament to the trust and confidence reposed in them by the governors.
“I congratulate the governor of Kwara State, His Excellency Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, on his emergence as the chairman of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF), and the governor of Imo State, His Excellency Hope Uzodinma, on his election as the Chairman of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF).
“In the same vein, I also congratulate His Excellency Seyi Makinde, the governor of Oyo State, and his Kaduna State counterpart, His Excellency Senator Uba Sani, on their elections as deputy chairmen for the two respective forums,” he said.
President Tinubu tasked the new leaders to use their tenure of office to advance the peace, unity and socioeconomic development of the country and join hands with his administration to engender the Renewed Hope agenda.