Kaduna APC favours ‘con­sen­sus can­di­dates’

The party also es­tab­lished a com­mit­tee cochaired by Se­na­tor Sani Saleh and Dr. Ha­keem BabaAhmed to serve as a co­or­di­nat­ing body for the smooth fa­cil­i­ta­tion of the con­gresses

Daily Trust - - INSIDE POLITICS - From Mis­bahu Bashir, Kaduna

Kaduna State chap­ter of the All Pro­gres­sives Congress (APC) has voted in favour of can­di­dates emerg­ing through con­sen­sus ar­range­ments in fu­ture con­gresses.

This was part of the res­o­lu­tions reached at the end of the ‘con­sul­ta­tion meet­ing’ in prepa­ra­tion for the ward, lo­cal govern­ment and state con­gresses of the party tak­ing place be­tween April 5 and 23, 2014 in Kaduna.

Kano State gover­nor, Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso presided over the meet­ing.

Dur­ing the meet­ing ‘lead­ers were en­joined to go back to their re­spec­tive wards’ and en­cour­age the emer­gence of con­sen­sus can­di­dates wher­ever pos­si­ble af­ter which reg­is­tered mem­bers will be al­lowed to vote in favour or against the can­di­dates.

The party also es­tab­lished a com­mit­tee co-chaired by Se­na­tor Sani Saleh and Dr. Ha­keem BabaAhmed to serve as a co­or­di­nat­ing body for the smooth fa­cil­i­ta­tion of the con­gresses.

Mem­bers of the com­mit­tee in­cluded Al­haji Ah­madu Yaro Coca Cola, Al­haji Awwal Gote, Al­haji Lawai Aliyu, Al­haji Yaro Makama, Mal­lam Nasir EI-Ru­fai, J. D Ephraim, Datti Garba and Ad­mi­ral Ibrahim Iko. Oth­ers are Joel Giwa Kwasau, Am­bas­sador Sule Buba, Chief Sa­muel Onyeama, Ha­jiya Binta Muazu, Mrs. Re­becca Bard, Ms. Sheba Kura and Bala Yunusa. The Com­mit­tee would ap­point its Sec­re­tary.

The meet­ing ap­pealed to mem­bers to avoid bad­mouthing each other us­ing the mass me­dia.

Ha­keem Baba-ahmed

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