Toyin Saraki, wife of the Senate President, Toyim Saraki, has reacted to her husband’s defection to the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
In her reaction, which she shared via her official Instagram page, the politician’s wife penned a letter of gratitude to Senators’ Wives Forum.
The Senate President Bukola Saraki dumped the All Progressives Congress, APC, for PDP, Tuesday.
“My heartfelt gratitude for all your inspiring messages of prayer, goodwill and support which I have received since yesterday’s news.
“I assure you all that I continue to appreciate our bond of sisterhood and friendship, which has always risen above and beyond any political affiliations; our sisterhood endures.”
…as Gbemisola, declares support for Buhari, APC?
Senator Gbemisola Ruqayyah Saraki, the younger sister to the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has declared her “unwavering support” for President Muhammadu Buhari.
She also pledged her commitment to the success of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state and across the country in the 2019 elections.
The declaration came immediately after her brother dumped the APC and returned to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
In a message sent to our correspondent, Gbemisola, who is the Chairman, Governing Council of Federal University of Otuoke, Bayelsa state, said she would soon galvanize all her supporters and associates to begin a re-election campaign for Buhari.
The message read in full: “I maintain my unwavering support for President Muhammadu Buhari, now and for his re-election in 2019, and for the success of our party, the APC, in Kwara State and across the federation.
“All members of my political organisations including GRS Movement (GRSM); GRS Foundation (GRSF); GRS Friends on Facebook (GRSFOF); Paramount Women Forum (PWF) and GRS Grassroots Youth Movement (GRS-GYM) will begin to implement the first phase of our “Get-Out-The-Vote for PMB and APC.
“Politics is a public service to the people and we ought to conduct it with dignity, peace and love for our fellow citizens.
May Allah grant us direction, guidance and restraint in our utterances and conduct.”