Former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has assured professor Tunde Adeniran that he will always be with like minds to guide the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, while describing the former minister as a ‘capable hand’.
Babangida disclosed this on Monday when he hosted founding members of the PDP and Prof. Tunde Adeniran Campaign Organisation at his Uphill residence in Minna.
The former military leader advised the team to be focus in their political activities and worked hard for the unity of the country, according to a statement by the IBB media office.
“The sacrifices we made to unite the country, politicians should be able to sustain the shocks and upheavals in whatever ways to unify the country more”.
Babangida, a founding member of the PDP added that, “we fought a war and remained United, therefore, politics should always geared towards unity of the country”
The DG of the campaign, Alhaji Shehu Gabam disclosed that the visit was in furtherance of earlier consultations as they prepare for the December 9 national convention.
Members of the campaign team of Prof. Adeniran at Uphill Minna, includes Prof. Jerry Gana, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau, Senator Ibrahim Mantu, Former Minister of Women Affairs Hajiya Zainab Maina, Hajiya inna Chiroma.
Others were former speaker Edo state, Rt Hon. Friday Itula, Chief Olukayode Akindele, Niger state PDP chairman, Bar Tanko Beji and his secretary, Alh Abdullah Santali, Bar Tony Ehileboh and Danjuma Sarki among others. ( DAILY TRUST)