Tinubu @71: Media Group Appeal For Support, Calls On Aggrieved Nigerians To Eschew Bitterness
By Bukar Bolori
An appeal has gone to all Nigerians especially all aggrieved parties to eschew bitterness and support President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu to ensure he hit the ground running.
In a congratulatory message on Tinubu’s 71st birthday, a group of media professionals under the auspice of Kashim Kashim Shettima Media Support Group (KSMSG) urged Nigerians to ensure that the President and Vice President Elect chat a way forward for the country.
The group said: “Indeed, it is inspiring to be among the teeming well-wishers from across the globe to celebrate Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinunu as he attains the admirable age of 71, even as he prepares to take over the mantle of leadership as Nigeria’s 16th President, though at a time Nigeria and the global economy is faced with new challenges, we believe strongly in Asiwaju Tinubu’s ability to assemble a team of erudite and cerebral individuals that will support his vision to deliver Nigeria from the shackles of poverty and also change the fortunes of the country for good, just as he has demonstrated same in his previous engagements as the Governor of Lagos State and a Senior Staff of Exxon Mobil.”
They added that: “Whilst praying to God Almighty for wisdom, courage and good health to actualize all his campaign promises, the KSMSG implore all Nigerians especially all aggrieved parties to eschew bitterness and support the President and Vice President Elect to chat a way forward for the country.
“The Kashim Shettima Media Support Group will like to appeal in particular to Media Practitioners to shun all divisive tendencies, negativity, fake and unverified publications that may set the country on fire or instigate one ethnic or religious group against another.
“KSMG as a group of professional Media Experts operates with utmost professionalism in line with the code of ethics of Media Practice even whilst carrying out sensitive assignments of National interest and as such admonishes Media Practitioners to follow suit in the interest of our country and future generation.
“The Kashim Shettima Media Support Group KSMSG, urges both Christians and Muslims to use this Holy Month of Ramadan and Lent to pray to God for sustainable peace and tranquillity as well as socio-economic development of Nigeria and divine guidance to her Leaders at all levels.”