APC stake­hold­ers meet over Sokoto min­is­te­rial nom­i­nee

Daily Trust - - NEWS - From Rakiya A.Muham­mad,Sokoto

APC stake­hold­ers in Sokoto State yes­ter­day met the state’s min­is­te­rial nom­i­nee, Ms Aisha Abubakar, fol­low­ing an­other meet­ing by Pres­i­dent Muham­madu Buhari with Sokoto State Gover­nor Aminu Waziri Tam­buwal and Sen­a­tor Aliyu Ma­gatakarda Wa­makko over the min­is­te­rial slot of the state.

It would be re­called that the party stake­hold­ers had ear­lier op­posed her nom­i­na­tion.

But Gover­nor Aminu Tam­buwal’s spokesman, Imam Imam, quoted him as say­ing yes­ter­day that the gath­er­ing was con­vened to brief the stake­hold­ers on the out­come of his meet­ing with Pres­i­dent Buhari.

He said Tam­buwal who opened the meet­ing , added that as loyal and re­spected mem­bers of the party, it was only wise to give the mem­bers feed­back and to ad­mit Ms. Abubakar into their fold for fur­ther con­sul­ta­tions.

“The out­come of the fruit­ful meet­ing will be com­mu­ni­cated to the ap­pro­pri­ate or­gans of the APC at state and na­tional lev­els,” he said.

Among those at the meet­ing held at the Pres­i­den­tial Lodge in Sokoto, he added, were Gover­nor Aminu Waziri Tam­buwal, Na­tional Vice Chair­man of the APC in North West, Inuwa Ab­dulka­dir, state ex­ec­u­tive com­mit­tee mem­bers of the party, mem­bers of na­tional and state as­sem­blies and lead­ers of the party in the 23 lo­cal gov­ern­ment ar­eas of the state.

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