2019: No vacancy in Aso Rock – Lalong
From Muhammad Tanko in Jos
Governor Simon Bako Lalong of Plateau State has affirmed that all members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), have endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari as their sole presidential candidate come 2019.
“In Plateau State we have already endorsed a candidate, I am sure you agree with me that we have endorsed a candidate in the person of our dear President, Muhammadu Buhari,” Lalong declared.
The Governor made the affirmation during the State Congress of the APC, held at Crest Hotel in Jos.
“If there are other aspirants, they should go to Abuja, but for Plateau State, they don’t have to come and campaign for us here, because we have made a decision and we will not change that decision,” he emphasized.
The Governor said with the successful and peaceful conduct of all congresses in the State, delegates from the State will go to National Convention as one indivisible family joined a common purpose.
He also expressed appreciation with the people of the State, and all members of the APC, over their peaceful and orderly conduct of the Wards, Local Governments and State elective Congresses.