Former Governor of Niger State and Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Muazu Babangida Aliyu, while speaking to correspondents of the Nigerian Union of Journalists at his residence in Minna, described President Muhammadu Buhari as a true democrat.
According to him, Mr. President exhibited the characteristics of a true democrat when he hosted the leadership of the PDP at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
“I am happy with President Buhari for his meeting with opposition. We need a vibrant and strong opposition and the meeting with PDP showed that President Buhari means well for the growth of democracy”, he stated.
He noted that the president’s action would encourage healthy rivalry among contending political parties.