The Gamji Members Association (GAMA) in Kwara State has appealed to the new crop of leaders in the country to emulate the exemplary conduct of the founding fathers by strengthening the bond of patriotism and brotherhood amongst Nigerians of diverse ethnic backgrounds, just as the association congratulated Nigerians on the nation’s 63rd independence anniversary.
GAMA is an association committed to the promotion of the ideals of the later premier of Northern Nigeria and Sardauna of Sokoto, Sir Ahmadu Bello.
The association, in a statement signed by its president general, Alh Mohammed Tunde Akanbi and the director of publicity, Alh Abdullahi Olesin, also congratulated Nigeria’s leaders across board on the occasion.
It praised the founding fathers of Nigeria for their sense of patriotism and selfless services to their fatherland which culminated in the nation achieving its independence from the former colonial masters in October , 1960.
” The founding fathers of this great country- Nigeria deserve all the accolades for the bond of patriotism and brotherhood- pre and post independence, with which they brought parts of the country together as one indivisible entity,” GAMA stated.
It, however, urged the younger generation and the new crops of leaders in the country to emulate the exemplary conduct of the founding fathers by strengthening the bond of patriotism and brotherhood amongst Nigerians of diverse ethnic backgrounds.
The association noted the efforts of President Bola Tinubu at resuscitating the nation’s economy through the strengthening of Naira, foreign exchange and other measures being put in place to ensure the welfare and wellbeing of Nigerians.
It praised the Kwara State governor and chairman of the Nigeria’s Governor Forum(NGF), AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq for effectively coordinating his colleagues to give necessary support for the administration of President Tinubu.
” We noted with delight the cooperation that President Tinubu is enjoying from the state governors under the umbrella of NGF. We are happy that such cooperation was borne out of patriotism on the part of Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq’s led NGF and the determination of the governors to make Nigeria great again,” GAMA added.