Nasarawa APC inaugurates Local Government Election Committee
Amina Mohammed, Lafia
Nasarawa State All Progressives Congress (APC) caretaker committee has inaugurated Local Government Election Committee to ensure effective participation of the party in the forthcoming Local Government elections slated for October 6th, 2021.
The ceremony took place at the Party Secretariat in Lafia, the state capital.
The State Chairman All Progressives Congress APC caretaker committee, Mr. John Mamman, urged the committee to be just and fair in the discharge of their duties.
“Your selection as members of the committee is based on your confidence, trust, and your capacity to shoulder the responsibility to the satisfaction of the party. I therefore urge you to remain firm, resolute and not to fall into any form of temptation that could make you compromise any form of pressure. The way and manner you conduct yourself to carry out the assignment would determine not only the success but the credibility of our great party”, Mamman said
He also expressed appreciation to the State Governor, Abdullahi Sule for his efforts towards providing funds to make sure that the State Independent Electoral Commission conduct elections at the 13 Local Government Councils in the state.
Speaking at the inauguration ceremony, the Secretary of the All Progressives Party, Aliyu Bello said for any democracy to thrive, there must be an internal democracy where selections are made in the party before meeting at the battle field.
The four Adhoc committees are: Screening Committee, Election Committee, Election Appeal Committee and Screening Appeal Committee.
Speaking on behalf of the committee, Mr Philip Dada expressed appreciation for the honor and assured of the committee’s readiness to carry out it’s duty successfully.