President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, in Bauchi State, said he has not disappointed Nigerians based on his campaign promises in the 2015 and 2019 elections.
“I have not disappointed anybody,” Buhari stated during his courtesy call on the Emir of Bauchi, Dr Rilwanu Adamu when he visited Bauchi in continuation of the All Progressives Congress Presidential and Governorship Campaign rallies.
On sighting the crowd who welcomed him in Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium, Buhari claimed it was a demonstration of genuine love and loyalty to him from Nigerians.
This is according to a statement signed late Monday by the President’s Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, titled, “I have served Nigerians creditably, says President Buhari in Bauchi as he campaigns for APC.”
The President said, “I normally call on Emirs and Chiefs, whether on political or personal tours to states to show my gratitude.
“I like to mention that between 2003 and 2011, I visited all the local governments, and in 2019, when I was seeking my re-election for a second term, I visited all the states of the Federation and the people that turned out to see me were more than what anyone could buy or force and there, I made a promise and pledge that I will serve Nigeria and Nigerians to the best of my ability and so far, I have not disappointed anybody.”
Earlier in his welcome address, the Emir of Bauchi expressed delight over political leaders in the modern state system who honour the traditional institutions with a courtesy call.