The All Progressives Congress (APC) consultative meeting has passed a vote of confidence it’s National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole and the National Working Committee (NWC).
The consultative meeting was held on Thursday with the Party’s 2019 election governorship candidates, state chairmen and state secretaries at the Party’s National Secretariat in Abuja, Nigeria.
At the meeting, the party in a statement by its National Chairman, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, Frowned at “attempts by some Party leaders to polarise the Party in some states,” following post-primary disputes.
The meeting resolved that Party leaders must campaign for ALL candidates of the Party (Presidential, governorship and legislative positions). A situation where leaders engage in selective support by picking and choosing candidates to campaign for and support was declared anti-party.
A one minute silence was in honour of the late Chairman of the Cross River State chapter of the Party, Dr. Mathew Achigbe who died recently in a ghastly auto crash.
The Enugu state chairman, Ben Nwoye, called on governorship candidates to run an issue-based campaign based on the unprecedented achievements of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC administration which is evident in all the states of the federation.
He Urged the Party’s governorship candidates to run an inclusive campaign by bringing onboard former aspirants. The Party’s governorship and other stakeholders were also encouraged to domesticate ongoing peace and reconciliation efforts undertaken by the National Working Committee (NWC).