The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) has endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State for second term in office.
The National President of the Union, Alhaji Najeeb Usman Makama announced the endorsement in Birnin Kebbi at the weekend during a mass rally organised by the Kebbi State branch of the union in support of the APC-led administration at the federal and state levels.
He told the mammoth crowd of NURTW and APC members at Haliru Abdu Stadium in Birnin Kebbi that president Buhari remained the most credible person to continue in office as the President of Nigeria in view of the importance he attached to improving roads and the transport sector of the country.
“President Buhari more than any other president this country had has embarked on improving our roads across the country which has rekindled confidence of travellers, he has also restored security and tranquility in Nigeria,” he said.
He maintained that the national body of the union was in full support of the decision taken by the state branch to endorse President Buhari and Governor Bagudu for the second term come 2019.
The Kebbi State chairman of the Union, Usman Abubakar directed all members of the union to reelect for the second term in office president Buhari and governor Bagudu because of their track records of achievements.
In his remarks, governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State appreciated support of the union to the APC-led administration and promised to deliver their letter to the president.