By Danjuma Joseph Lafia
Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lafia Local Goverment Area of Nasarawa State, yesterday at an extra ordinary meeting expressed support for Gov Sule and Senator Umaru Tanko Al-Makura.
The meeting which was held at Ta’Al Conference Hotel Annex Lafia, at the instance Senator Al-Makura, had in attendance the senator, SSG Aliyu Ubandoma, chairman Lafia LG, Aminu Maifata, political appointees and elected officials from Lafia local government
The APC critical stakeholders of the council area passed the vote of confidence on Gov Sule and Senator Al-Makura when its spokesman, Prof Mohammed Yaro Usman, read a communique issued at the end of the meeting.
The communique read in parts: “The meeting passed a vote of confidence on our distinguished senator, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, as our representative in the senate, and our leader in Lafia LGA alongside other representatives.”
“The meeting called for a sustained support for our leaders and encourage all and sundry to key into the programmes of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Governor Abdullahi Sule”
This was even as the communique called on all appointees from the Local Government to keep to the trust reposed in them and be good ambassadors of the people in government of the federation and the state.
It continued that the meeting resolved to avoid rumour mongering, fake news and other anti-social vices in order to create peaceful atmosphere for peace, security and democracy to flourish.
“The meeting also resolved to avoid divisive politics of segregation or isolation and work together as one people, one destiny. The meeting resolved that we should take our rightful position in the scheme of politics as the LGA with the highest number of votes during elections in the state,” the communique said.