Jos, the Plateau State capital was agog on Tuesday as the All Progressives Congress (APC) flagged off its presidential campaign ahead of the 2023 elections.
TheNewsGuru.com (TNG) reports the inauguration of the APC presidential campaign, however, did not come to an end without the presidential candidate of the party, Bola Tinubu flopping again.
As of 10:30 am, the Rwang Pam Stadium, Jos, venue of the event had been adorned with different posters, billboards and many other campaign materials and almost filled to capacity.
It was when he was addressing the mammoth crowd that Tinubu flopped, blessing the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in error instead of his party, the APC. He, however, reversed himself.
Watch moment Tinubu said “God bless PDP“ below:
Earlier in his address, the APC presidential candidate, meanwhile, said he will build on the achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari if elected president of Nigeria.
Tinubu stressed that Buhari performed well in the areas of infrastructure and that he laid a solid foundation for the development of agriculture and other sectors.
“We were insecure, we turned to retired Gen. Muhammadu Buhari and he embarked on rehabilitation recovery and redeeming of Nigeria.
“He started by destroying the terrorists’ flags systematically, tactically and frontally and today there are no flags of strange military colours in any of our local governments in Nigeria.
“Nigeria was sinking but Buhari pulled us out and said that Nigeria will not sink in his time and in the time of the APC,” he said.
He stated that Buhari superintended over the fairest and most credible primary election that produced him as the flag bearer.
Tinubu reaffirmed his commitment to good governance and fruits that the it would bring to the people.
The presidential candidate stated that the 2023 general election “is a fight not to leave country to looters.
“We will never surrender to them to stop the efforts to clean the rot they left us in. We will assemble the best team to reverse the decay. We are determined to ensure that nobody will go to bed without food in their stomach.
“Buhari cares and we care too, instead of letting them distract us, we will follow our right path and ensure that we continue with the good work”.
Tinubu said that if elected, his administration would continue the oil exploration in all frontiers in the basins and develop commercial oil found in Gombe State and Lake Chad Basin.