The Progressives Governors’ Forum has reacted to the appointment of Prof Ibrahim Gambari as the new Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari.
In a statement signed by its Chairman and Kebbi State Governor, Abubakar Bagudu, in Abuja, on Thursday, the APC governors pledged to continue its support of Buhari and his team in achieving the Next Level goal.
The statement read in part, “As Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, we rejoice with you and on this auspicious occasion reaffirm our unflinching commitment to continue to work with Mr President and all his dedicated team at the federal level to achieve the vision of our party of taking Nigeria to the Next Level in line with all our campaign promises and provisions of our party’s manifesto.
“Given your vast knowledge, experiences, discipline, and loyalty to Nigeria, we are confident that your assumption as Chief of Staff will further inspire as well as challenge all appointees of government to aim to achieve global standards especially on matters of national development.
“Pursuant to our commitment to supporting President Buhari, you can count on our support, individually and collectively at all times. We wish you all the best and assure you of the Progressive Governors’ Forum’s continued support and goodwill.”