Nigeria’s rulling party, the All Progressives Congress, APC has assured Nigerians that it would deliver all plans and programs promised during it’s electioneering campaign.
During a motorcade rally, the APC loyalists at Ejigbo/Isolo area, suburb of Lagos, garnered support for the re-election bid of President Muhammad Buhari and other candidates at State and National levels.
The Program coordinator, Mr Kehinde Bamigbetan said that the event was organised to remind people of the need to know their civic responsibility as Nigerians who have Inalienable right to vote and be voted for during election as well as to showcase their candidates vying for various political offices to the prospective voters.
Today we are having a rally and a road show to parade our candidates and to engage people on the street to let them know that APC is the party to vote for and we are making a case of continuity because we believe that we have used the time of four years to reposition the direction of this country towards sustainable development of national economy We believe that this is the only way for us, Bamigbetan said.
On the renew vigour of the party in the area having lost to the opposition in the last election, Bamigbetan said that it was now a different ball game.
You know that in the last election we lost. Though we don’t loose in Ejigbo, suburb of Lagos but we lost in Isolo, but this time, we have been able to play the politics. The person that won the House of Assembly against us is now in our party. We have also ensured that we have our party is strengthened in such a way that minority element around us are now fully integrated into the party, we now have Igbo people in the executive of the party and councilors. So, the idea that APC is a rural party is no longer there, because we have recreated the party as a cosmopolitan party, he explained.
Bamigbetan who is also the Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, emphasised that the Party APC would continue it’s development drive started by President Buhari and take people to the next level of democratic governance.
Platform of prosperity
A candidate of the Federal House of Representative, Oshodi/Isolo constituency 2, Mr Ganiu Johnson explained that the administration of President Muhammad has established a firmer ground for the nation to take off for another platform of prosperity and would need people’s support to achieve.
He said that import of the rally was to stress the need for everyone to come out on February 16 and March 2 and vote for all the candidates of the All Progressives Congress APC.
This is a motorcade rally organised on behalf of Ejigbo local government and the import is to go round local government to let people know that our party is on ground. Truly, we have been canvassing house to house, we are doing more to tell prospective voters that our party is the best among all others.
There is wisdom in voting our party at the next general election in February 16 and March 2, because the truth is that if they vote for us, it will enable us to continue our good work in empowerment, adequate infrastructure and supporting the State economy to grow, he said.
He assured the people of his constituency of better days ahead if elected on Saturday.
Get PVC ready
Also the former Lagos State Chairman of the APC, Mr Henry Ajomale enjoined voters in the area to get ready for the election with thier permanent voters card and cast their ballot for continuity in both the federal and state levels.
We enjoin the good people of Ejigbo and it’s environ to get their Permanent Voters card ready and close to them so that they can use it to vote a brighter future and better days, he stated.
Ajomale however urged youth to desist from any violence and criminal act that can jeopardise the successful electoral outcome.
Source: Voice of Nigeria