From Oyelola Femi, Kaduna
A group under the aegis of Coalition of Civil Society for Democracy and Good Governance has said President Muhammadu Buhari has proven his competence and patriotic zeal which is worthy of emulation.
The group stated this during a rally in support of President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Nasir el-Rufai’s candidature for the 2019 general elections.
The coalition of civil society for Democracy and Good governance is confederate platform of Non-governmental organizations numbering up to 100.
The President of Coalition Alh. Mohammed Kabiru said, world leaders, collectively and as individuals have acclaimed the leadership quality of President Buhari in the fight against terrorism and corruption, which has been the bane of Nigeria development and growth.
According to him, in spite of recent desperate moves by looters, the Coalition remains behind Buhari and el-Rufai.
“In our humble estimation, His Excellency, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is the best Nigeria, and indeed Nigerians, is blessed with.
“We the coalition of civil society for democracy and good governance wish to congratulate you for the great crusade for change and the fierce battle you are fighting against the monster of underdevelopment confronting this great state of Kaduna,” the group said.
The coalition said that since the inception of the All Progressives Congress (APC) administration in this country, it has become evident and obvious that President
“Once upon a time sacred cows have been demystified and publicly disgraced. The public release of the “looters list” is a vivid example.
“The issue of security cannot be over emphasized, considering the decisive and tactical approach the Federal Government adopts in decimating the Bako Haram insurgents.
“The recent escalation and eruption of deadly gangs of violent bandits, a litmus test of which the government has responded appropriately,” the coalition expressed.
They further argued that the turning around of the economy, coupled with the systematic and successful diversification of the economy from oil dependence to an agro-growth economy is a clear testimony.
“Furthermore, we cannot under rate the significant impact which the N-power programme has made in the life of young Nigerians who have been rejuvenated into successful entrepreneurs In Kaduna state off-course, across the entire state.”
They further explained that: “We took our campaign for peaceful co-existence to Kaduna city in view of the hospitable nature of the state under your dynamic leadership, once again, I and the entire leadership of this coalition hereby express to you our deep appreciation how you and Mr. President have make us proud for keeping to your campaign promises.
“Your Excellency, today is a remarkable moment in the developmental thrives for peaceful co-existence in Kaduna state. We are also proud to state categorically our profound appreciation for the warm reception extended to us and indeed, our entire team, we are grateful.”