The Emir of Daura, Kastina State, Alhaji Umar Faruk says the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, is an epitome of loyalty and trustworthiness in politics.
According to the royal father, Prof Osinbajo, among the political class, stand out as a worthy example of an individual that is loyal and can be trusted at all times
A statement by Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice-President, Laolu Akande, said Alhaji Faruk spoke gloriously about the Acting President when visited the Emir’s Palace on Thursday.
The statement made available in Abuja on Friday said the Emir expressed appreciation to the Acting President for being supportive of President Muhammadu Buhari, a son of the emirate.
It further reported Emir Faruk as noting that the nation has never had such an administration where the president and his vice operated under such high level of mutual respect and understanding.
Acknowledging that the government has from the onset demonstrated integrity, the traditional ruler described President Buhari and Professor Osinbajo as classic men of honour.
“I can assure you that all us here, myself and my subjects; we are fully and solidly behind you and in support of you.
“We are happy with you and we are particularly proud of the way you have supported our son, Buhari, in leading our country Nigeria to prosperity.
“That explains why when you talk about loyalty and trustworthiness among the political class; you stand as an example worthy of note.
“I wish that you carry on with this level of trustworthiness and continue to uphold the confidence that our son has in you.
“I can assure you that our son has enormous trust in you, I want you to continue to justify that confidence he reposed in you,” the statement quoted Emir Faruk as saying
Also, the traditional ruler commended Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Kastina State for his laudable developmental strides and pledged support for his administration as he continuously strive to improve the welfare of Katsina people.