The Women Presidential Team of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2023 general elections is currently being inaugurated.
The event is being held at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
However, President Muhammadu Buhari who is absent at the event was represented by his Chief of Staff to the President, Ibrahim Gambari.
President Buhari is currently away in Chad, where he is attending the investiture ceremony of Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno as President of the Transitional Team in the Republic of Chad for two years.
The presidential candidate of the party, Bola Tinubu, his running mate, Kashim Shettima, the National Chairman of the party, Abdullahi Adamu, the first lady, Aisha Buhari, Remi Tinubu and Nana Shettima are in attendance.
Others are the Chairman of the Presidential Campaign Council (PCC), Governor Simon Lalong; Governors, Hope Uzodinma (Imo); Abdullahi Ganduje; Women Leader of the APC, Beta Edu; other leaders of the party; National Assembly members and others.
Tinubu in his statement accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of failing to restore the power for industrialisation in their 16 years of ruling.
According to the former Governor of Lagos State, his candidature as President would end banditry and poverty and restore hope, peace, and security.