Godswill Obot Akpabio, the Senate President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, has praised President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s leadership qualities.
Godswill Obot Akpabio made this statement on Thursday in Abuja during a colloquium honoring his 61st birthday, according to Channels Television.
Recall that Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio, a former Governor of Akwa Ibom state under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and immediate past Minister of Niger Delta Affairs clocks 61 years few days ago.
Few months ago, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu defeated other strong contenders including Peter Obi of the Labour Party (LP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party and Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso of the New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP to clinch the apex political seat in the country.
Senator Godswill Akpabio said; “You are the first President who openly stepped out and said you believed that someone like me would make a difference as Senate President.”
He added; “It is not that the National Assembly is an appendage of the executive. President Tinubu is the first to get it right. Mr. President, there’s no country that you have been to that investors did not rush to meet you,’’
The recent statement by Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio which was shared by Channels Television on its verified Twitter page has generated a lot of reactions from many Nigerians on the social media platform.