According to Osinbajo, APC is a party for all Nigerians both Christians and Muslims. He also stated that his boss, President Muhammadu Buhari is a president for all Nigerians.
The vice president made the remarks on Thursday, January 11 during the flag off of the governorship campaign of the APC held in Kaltungo, Gombe state.
In his remarks, Osinbajo emphasized the need for the electorates to vote APC in the general elections, noting that it is the party for all Nigerians and one that will take Nigeria to the next level.
His words: “Our brothers in the other party were saying that APC is not a party for everybody, but we are all seeing today that they are wrong because we are seeing that the APC is a party for all Nigerians; it is a party for Christians and Muslims, and President Buhari is a president for all.
Those who were saying that the APC is only for Muslims are wrong because you can see that it is a party for all, I am not only a Christian but a pastor. I have worked very well and I am very happy with our president, Muhammadu Buhari because he is a just, trustworthy person, honest and straightforward .
Also, you can see that our SGF, Boss Mustapha is also a Christian and so also is the Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, when he was with us, was a Christian and he is from this region. So, APC is for Gombe and Gombe is for APC.”
Speaking further on the bane of Nigeria’s development, Osinbabjo said: “the reason why nothing works in our country is that of theft of public funds.” He said Nigeria’s projected population growth, the attitude of past leaders, amongst other factors, has made it necessary for only persons with proven integrity be voted into elective positions in all future elections.