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GCON award humbling expertise – Shettima

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Shettima spoke with State Home correspondents after a courtesy go to to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday on the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Shettima, alongside President-elect, Senator Bola Tinubu, had been earlier on the State Home Banquet Corridor, conferred with nationwide honours by the outgoing president.

Tinubu was conferred with the nationwide honour of Grand Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (GCFR), whereas Shettima bagged GCON.


The vice president-elect stated that the incoming administration of Tinubu would hit the bottom operating instantly after inauguration.

The Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) experiences that Tinubu and Shettima will likely be inaugurated on Might 29.

“On the occasion of the Vice President, who’s a pal, who’s a up to date, I got here in simply to change pleasantries and cross pollinate concepts on the way to transfer the nation ahead.

“He took me around the places of work out of courtesy and I wish to commend him; I wish to thank him for extending that courtesy for me; simply cross fertilisation of concepts.

“I consider President Tinubu will hit the bottom operating from day one; we don’t have the posh of time.


“I would be the vice chairman; I don’t wish to be presumptions; I don’t wish to make loud proclamations, however my good feeling and my interactions with him have a tendency to point out that we’ll hit the bottom operating from day one.’’

He stated there was want for humility and dedication to responsibility as energy got here from God.

The vice president-elect nevertheless solicited the assist of the media and all Nigerians in constructing a brand new nation.

“It was a humbling expertise; we’re what we aren’t due to our mind, not due to our bodily prowess, not due to our pedigree, or political sagacity.

“It’s only a reward from God and energy is probably the most ephemeral of God’s reward to humanity.


“4 years or eight years on this time shouldn’t be greater than eight weeks; so, I consider it’s a humbling expertise; it’s a name to nationwide responsibility.

“We want the assist of all of you, particularly the media, for us to succeed; so, we implore you to affix us in constructing a brand new Nigeria,’’ he stated.