In a momentous ceremony held today at the State House, President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the conferment of the highest national honours of the Grand Commander of the Federal Republic (GCFR) and the Grand Commander of the Order of the Niger (GCON) to Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Senator Kashim Shettima, the President-Elect and Vice President-Elect respectively. The occasion also marked the presentation of transition documents.
Dr. Ruky Ugwumba, a prominent member of the Presidential Campaign Council South South Support Groups and Deputy Director of the Medical Gubernatorial Campaign Council, extended warm congratulations to Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
The event, filled with an air of anticipation and significance, showcased the unity and strength of Nigeria’s democratic process. President Muhammadu Buhari, in his address, highlighted the importance of a smooth transition of power and the crucial role played by the President-Elect and Vice President-Elect in the nation’s development.
Dr. Ruky Ugwumba, known for her exceptional dedication and commitment to public service, seized the opportunity to congratulate Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on his well-deserved recognition. As a member of the Presidential Campaign Council South South Support Groups and the Deputy Director of the Delta State Medical Gubernatorial Campaign Council, Dr. Ugwumba expressed admiration for Tinubu’s tireless efforts and invaluable contributions to the progress of the nation.
In her statement, Dr. Ugwumba emphasized the importance of strong leadership and expressed confidence in Tinubu’s ability to steer Nigeria towards greater heights in line with his Renewed Hope for a Better Nigeria slogan which resonated with the masses. She praised his vision, exemplary leadership, and unwavering commitment to the welfare of the Nigerian people.
“Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s dedication to the growth and development of our nation is truly remarkable,” said Dr. Ugwumba. “His achievements, both in the political and socioeconomic spheres, are evident for all to see. This well-deserved recognition as President-Elect is a testament to his unwavering commitment to serving our great nation.”
Dr. Ugwumba further highlighted the significance of the conferment of national honours and the presentation of transition documents, emphasizing the responsibility placed on the President-Elect and Vice President-Elect to steer the nation toward progress, unity, and prosperity.
As the ceremony concluded, the atmosphere was filled with optimism and hope for a bright future for Nigeria. The event served as a reminder of the collective commitment required from leaders and citizens alike to build a stronger and more prosperous nation.
The conferment of the national honours upon the President-Elect and Vice President-Elect represents a significant milestone in Nigeria’s democratic journey, with Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu receiving well-deserved recognition for his invaluable contributions to the nation’s progress and development.