In a satisfactory mood after the APC governorship Primaries, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has said his party will take over Ekiti State from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. He stated this on Monday while receiving the report of the party’s primary election conducted in the state on Saturday.
Oyegun said this is because the APC wants to rescue the state from a very abusive government lacking decorum. The Governor of Nasarawa State and the APC committee chairman for Ekiti governorship primary, Tanko Al-Makura, submitted the report to Oyegun.
“APC is taking the forthcoming Ekiti governorship election seriously to redeem the state from a very abusive government. The Ekiti state present governor is very abusive and lacked decorum,” he said.
Oyegun praised the aspirants for displaying spirit of sportsmanship, he added that the disruptted primary gave the party an opportunity to organise a perfect one, noting that the committees, aspirants and the delegates at the primary deserves gold medals.
He added that the party leadership had started work to consolidate on the victory recorded at the primary.
“We are working to ensure that the victory you have started is carried through come July 14, this year at the governorship election,” Oyegun added.
Speaking earlier after submitting the committee’s report to the national leadership of the party, the Nasarawa state governor attributed the success of last weekend’s exercise to the maturity exhibited by the aspirants, delegates and party members.