Nathaniel Gbaoron, Lafia
Ahead of the national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the governor of Nasarawa state, Engr. Abdullahi Sule, and other APC stakeholders in the state have endorsed the aspiration of the immediate past governor of the state Tanko Almakura to become the next national chairman of the ruling party.
He also gave assurances that Almakura will uphold the APC constitution, respect the party’s organs, among others.
Senator Almakura is currently the senator representing Nasarawa south senatorial district.
The governor disclosed this at the APC stakeholders meeting which took place at government house Lafia.
Gov. Sule declared that Senator Almakura currently stands tall among all other aspirants in the race based on his experience, capability, integrity, and support among all interests in the party and above all being the only person Nasarawa knows.
Some of the party leaders who spoke at the occasion including the Nasarawa state APC chairman, John Mama, Aliyu Wadada among others said if elected, Almakura will work towards ensuring that APC becomes a model in political party administration in Nigeria and beyond.
Speaking on behalf of national assembly members, Godiya Akwashiki, the senator representing Nasarawa north extolled the political and administrative records of Senator Almakura assuring that he is the only candidate to take the party to the next level.