2019: Plateau APC endorses President Buhari

Buhari campaigning
President Muhammadu Buhari campaigning at the last presidential election

The Plateau State chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Latep Dabang, has revealed that stakeholders of the party in the state have endorsed the candidature of President Muhammadu Buhari, to contest the 2019 presidential elections.
“Our national and state assembly members as well as stakeholders of the party met today (Thursday) and have endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari, to re-run for the second time as president.”
Mr. Dabang made the disclosure Thursday, during a press conference held at the party secretariat in Jos Thursday evening.
He gave reasons for the action of the APC stakeholders.
“Our resolutions is (are) based on the wonderful performance by Mr. Presdent in all sectors of lives so far. In fact we are pleading with him (Buhari) not to have a second thought over our views.”
President Buhari has not said whether or not he will seek re-election in 2019.
Speaking on the challenges confronting the party in preparing for the forthcoming local government polls, the party chairman noted that the APC has received 74 petitions from 325 councillorship primaries conducted.
He said the party has set up a committee to look into the agitations and address them accordingly.
Mr. Dabang, however, said unity of the party in the state was intact.
Earlier, the Deputy Speaker of Plateau State House of Assembly, Saleh Shehu, in a press conference on Wednesday, vowed to resist any attempt to hold a re-run for the primary elections in Kanam Local Government Area of Plateau State.


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  • AMI

    So that Fulani herdsmen would be able to carry out their killings without any resistance. Up Plateau, Up Buhari, Up Murderous Fulani herdsmen killing in Plateau

    • Du Covenant

      None of your business!, the people on the Plateau are better than hoodlums like you. They are a peaceful people this is why miscreants like you come and open shops all over the place without paying taxes, indulge in criminality and get away with it. The Nigerian space should and must accomodate all of us!!.

  • omo56

    Hopeless, the same people who are being killed by Fulani herdsmen while Buhari has been quiet on the issue

    go figure?

    • Du Covenant

      None of your business!.