In a remarkable display of appreciation, Senator Tokunbo Abiru has extended heartfelt thanks to political and non-political stakeholders across various levels of governance in Nigeria acknowledging their invaluable contributions to the legislative process which translated to the success of the 9th assembly and the inauguration of the new dispensation.
In a statement made available to Kakalistiq media, it was reported that the Lagos East Senatorial District legislator’s gratitude flows abundantly, echoing the proverb, “Gratitude is the fairest blossom that springs from the soul.”
The legislator who was inaugurated on Tuesday 13th June 2023 at the Red Chambers expressed profound gratitude to his distinguished colleagues, whose unwavering support and collaborative efforts have fostered a spirit of unity and progress within the legislative chambers. He extends heartfelt gratitude to his cherished family members, whose unwavering support has been a constant source of strength.
The legislator also expressed deep appreciation to loyal political associates whose unwavering commitment has paved the way for collective achievements. Moreover, amidst this atmosphere of gratitude, the legislator heralds the emergence of Senator Godswill Akpabio as the president of the newly inaugurated 10th Senate, expressing confidence in his leadership and anticipating great strides under his guidance.
“I thank the Almighty God for the successful completion of the 9th National Assembly, and my inauguration as the Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in the 10th Senate.
“I express my deepest appreciation to my esteemed constituents of the Lagos East Senatorial district for entrusting their mandate to me to represent them again in the 10th Senate of the National Assembly.
“Likewise, I thank my colleagues in the National Assembly who set aside ethnic, religious, and political leanings and supported our candidates for the leadership of the 10th National Assembly. History will forever be kind to you all.
“The emergence of His Excellency, Senator (Dr) Godswill Obot Akpabio, CON, and Distinguished Senator Barau Jubrin as President and Deputy President of the 10th Senate is a positive development that will further enhance the quest of our party to deliver on our Renewed Hope manifesto.
“I thank all Nigerians who stood solidly with us throughout the challenging period. We shall continue to promote the overall well-being of our people and ensure that the 10th Senate collaborates in our collective quest to deliver renewed hope to all Nigerians.
“I also thank our elders, the Governance Advisory Council, (GAC) members, led by the apex leader in Ikorodu division, His Excellency, Prince Abiodun Ogunleye, leaders of our party, royal fathers in Lagos East Senatorial District, led by our revered monarch, HRM (Oba) Engr Kabir Adewale Shotobi, the Ayangbure of Ikorodu, close friends and associates who honored me with their presence in Abuja on Tuesday.
“To my dear wife, Feyisola, and my lovely children, my siblings, and the entire Abiru family, I appreciate your unflinching support all the time. I say thank you for standing by me.
“As we commence another term, I assure my esteemed constituents, leaders, and members of our party that I shall continue on the path of developmental strides and also do more for the benefit of the larger number of our people,” the statement read.