Tinubu welcomes Matawalle to APC

A former governor of Lagos State,  Sen. Bola  Tinubu, has welcomed Zamfara Governor, Bello Matawalle, to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Tinubu, leaders of APC,  in a statement his Media Aide, Mr Tunde Rahman, said the move Matawalle showed that he was dedicated to bringing good governance to his state.

“Along with all other APC members, I heartily welcome Matawalle into the APC.

“The move Matawalle is the best to ensure good governance in the state being  a member of the party that was founded on democratic ideals,” he said.

Tinubu urged Matawalle to work more closely with Muhammadu to realise his mandate and tackle challenges.

He said APC’s doors were open to those wanted  democracy to flourish.

“The entry of governors Matawalle, David Umahi of Ebonyi and Ben Ayade of Cross River into the party demonstrates that the APC umbrella is succinctly broad to accommodate all those with valuable ideas and to the party and our country,”  he added.(NAN)