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President Buhari Says APC Governorship Candidate Will Win In Ondo State Fairly

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on
Media & Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu in a statement about President Buhari’s presentation of party flag to APC Governorship Candidate in Ondo State, said:

“President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja urged governing party, All Progressives Congress (APC), to work diligently and ensure fairness in electoral processes, while returning governorship candidate of the party, Rotimi Akeredolu, SAN, for second term in office.

The President, who presented the party’s flag to the candidate at the Presidential Villa, said the reconciliation process in the state branch of the party had provided a solid ground for an easier clear victory for the candidate than he achieved in his first term.”

Garba Shehu further said:

“While assuring Akeredolu of the party’s full support, the President said a peaceful and fair election that reflects the will of the people should be upper most, urging adherence to the regulations of the Independent National Electoral Commission and protocols of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.
President Buhari noted that the party’s mechanism for resolving differences was most effective, and would be sustained to strengthen relationships, and project the objectives of the party as people-focused and development oriented.”

“The APC candidate was presented to the President by the party’s Caretaker Committee Chairman, Mai Mala Buni, who is also the Governor of Yobe State.” He concluded.

PRP National Secretary, Babatunde Alli Emerges Ondo Governorship Candidate of The Party

The National Secretary of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) emerges the candidate in the forthcoming 10th October, 2020 Gubernatorial Election in Ondo State.

Mr Babatunde Alli, has pledged to initiate robust mainstream developmental initiatives premised on the social democratic paradigm of the party to move the state forward if elected as governor.

He who was elected through the indirect primaries for the party’s governorship ticket. The primary election was held at the Goodness Event Center, Agagu Road, Akure, Ondo State, on Thursday, 23rd July, 2020, where he emerged unopposed.

Babatunde Alli in his remark after the declaration said:

“we as a political party, have a history of being champions of the interest of the masses and have demonstrated that in our 42years of existence as a political party. As a governor, I will center governance all about the common man”.

 Similarly, the State Chairman of the party, said the party if voted into power, would run an open government and improve on the laudable achievements of governance in the state,

While the PRP National Youth Leader, Wolimoh Olajide, who Chaired the Primary Election Committee, charged members of the party to commence person to person campaign using the instrumentalities of social media for the victory of the party.

Mr. Nicholas Okoli led the INEC monitoring team to the event and members of the State Inter-party Advisory Committee (IPAC) as well as the Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) in Ondo State were in attendance.