The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress Plateau State Chapter, Hon. Rufus Bature, heartily congratulates the immediate past Governor of Plateau State, HE Rt. Hon.Simon Bako Lalong, KSGG,CON over his most well- deserved nomination by HE President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR as a Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Hon Rufus Bature said the nomination of the former Governor for the exalted position is a reward for hard work, determination, consistency, resilience and above all, loyalty.
According to the APC Chairman, the choice of the governor who is the leader of the party in the state, is apt and is a source of pride and joy to the entire APC family in the state which he serves as its rallying point.
He said Rt. Hon. Simon Bako Lalong, inspite of all odds, weathered the storm as the Director General of the APC Presidential Campaign Council and ensured the resounding victory President Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Vice President Senator Kashim Shettima which is not a mean feat.
Hon Rufus Bature is full of appreciation to Mr President for making this wise choice and assured him that going by Lalong’s pedigree and trajectory, he is going to find him a great asset and stabiliser in the Federal Executive Council.
Hon. Rufus Bature said he has no doubt that he is going to be expeditiously cleared by the Senate under the ongoing screening exercise.
Hon. Sylvanus Namang,
APC State Publicity Secretary