Twenty four Governors elected under the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC) have endorsed President Mohammadu Buhari’s second term bid.
This was revealed by the Imo state Governor and Chairman of the APC Governors forum Rochas Okorocha on Tuesday.
Okorocha speaking to State House correspondence after the meeting of APC Governors with President Buhari said they commended President Buhari’s boldness to run for second term.
He said, “We came to welcome the President back and to commend him for his boldness and courage to declare his intention to run for second term as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, which we the 24 governors of the APC duly support.
“And we have come to encourage him that he must go ahead with his vision.”
Okorocha also said the meeting addressed the issue of the party’s forthcominh national convention and congresses.
He said the meeting resolved to make the exercise hitch-free.
“We also agreed that we will not allow the issue of many contestants destroy our party,” he said.
When asked if the issue of endorsement of Adams Oshiomole as next APC National Chairman, came up, he said the public would be duly briefed in due course.