Vice- President Yemi Osinbajo says he remains wedded to the dream of a new Nigeria despite the outgrowth of the just- concluded All Revolutionaries Congress( APC) Special Convention. Osinbajo’s prophet, Laolu Akande, in a statement on Friday in Abuja, said the vice president spoke during his visit to the campaign office of The Progressive Project( TPP), a coalition of support groups that backed him for the administration. Osinbajo described the call for a new Nigeria as a movement. “ This movement is a movement within a party also, we are not doing commodity that has not been heard of ahead. The vice president also said that he would supportSen. Bola Tinubu, winner and flagbearer of the APC for the 2023 presidential election. “ What is new is that we have a establishment belief that a new Nigeria is possible and it’s possible through us who are also. “ We went to the convention, and the results showed us fluently that we lost, but it’s only a battle, it is not the war. ” There are battles ahead, but we will win the war for a new Nigeria. I have no mistrustfulness in my mind that we will win that war for a new Nigeria. “ That is why our movement for a new Nigeria must remain strong and firm; and we will do everything to keep our movement strong and solid. ” The vice president said that despite the result of the APC presidential primary, the dream of a new country remained alive and well. According to him, the decisiveness for a new Nigeria remains strong. “ We will have at the reverse of our minds, that what you have started in the various movements, coming into one, is the seed that will bear a new nation. ” You and I know the time has come and we will devote everything to it. “ I am wedded and will remain wedded to that dream( of a new Nigeria), for as long as you are willing and honor that we have not yet written the story of this country, we have not yet completed the story of this country. “ As a matter of fact, the story has just begun, this movement has just started ” Once the genie comes out of the bottle, you can’t put it back; the word has been spoken; it can’t be taken back it’s time for a New Nigeria, ” he said He pledged support for the APC presidential candidate for the 2023 choices. Osinbajo recalled the particular letter he wrote to Tinubu Thursday complimenting him on his win at the party primary. “ In that letter, I said to him that the dream of this country, the dream of a new country remains alive and well. ” And I want you to know in your hearts that we are democrats when we partake in a contest and the results are announced. “ No matter what those results may be, we abide by them because there is only one process for democrats, whether that process is good or bad, there is only one, and we have gone through that process. “ And in that process, a winner has been adjudicated, but that does not kill the dream of the great future. We will support our party; we will support the flagbearer of our party because we know that the other side is not indeed worth considering. “ So, we will support the flagbearer of our party, we will do everything we can, ” he said. He thanked Nigerians at home and abroad, including the Osinbajo backers ’ groups, for the inviting support for his presidential shot. Some leaders of Osinbajo Support groups lauded the vice president for being a true leader and relief to millions of Nigerians. Dr Ahmed Badanga described Osinbajo as a part model to all. “ You are the Obama of Africa; you have made us proud and we will continue to remain with you. “ Yes, we are revolutionaries and we need to move forward. I will prompt all of us to remain pious and be committed to this cause because we have a bright future ahead of us, ” he said. Hajiya Rabbi Dauda, leader of the Coalition of Women for Osinbajo,, declared the vice president as a winner ever. “ Your Excellency, we, the women of Nigeria, find it good to stand by you. “ Ever, you are not the flagbearer moment, but you will be the flagbearer henceforth. “ I want to say to you that this is a continuous process, we will be staying for you. We are also moment to hear to you, to tell us where to go and what to do, and I tell you, we will each be staying for you, henceforth and always. “ Anytime you need us, all you need to do is to call on us and we shall be there for you, ” she said. Another leader of a support group, Mrs Diana Mary, said that Osinbajo had set a path that would be followed. “ Your Excellency, you have led us to win, we are winners. We are not taking this for granted, you have led a direction that we will continue to follow and we are happy that for the sake of Nigeria you answered the call. “ I want to appeal that we still meet and speak about those goods that we need to address so that we can pull a stronger force for Nigeria. “ This generation of Nigerians is looking for that force that will fight for their future, ” she said. The vice inhabitant was accompanied on the visit to the Campaign Office by the assemblywoman representing Kano South in the National Assembly,Sen. Kabiru Gaya; Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters,Sen. Babafemi Ojudu; among other senior government officers.
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