A report reaching 9jatoday has revealed that APC organising sectary in Adamawa State has been endorsed as the new National Secretary for North-East.
The All Progressive Congress, APC, in the North-East, following series of deliberations, finally come to the conclusion to man Ahmad Lawal as its National Secretary.
9jatoday understands that Lawal until his endorsement is the organising sectary of the party in Adamawa.
Confirming Lawal’s endorsement, the northeast vice-chairman of the APC, Comrade Mustapha Salihu said that, ”in order to bring peace, unity and development, party leadership and other stakeholders have endorsed Alhaji Ahmed Lawan for National Secretary of the Party.”
The endorsement was made public on Friday afternoon, by Salihu, while the party was receiving the National Leader of the Party, Chief Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, at Yola International Airport.
Tinubu was said to have travelled to Yola to witness the wedding Fatiha of Mallam Nuhu Ribadu’s sons.
There and then the party chairman lifted up hand of Ahmad Lawal to symbolise the endorsement amidst cheering supporters.
“My decision to aspire for the national secretary of the party is because of the party’s manifesto of serving people without sentiments,” said Lawal while reacting to his victory.
He added; ”I can assure you all that with your support, we will not disappoint Nigerians, especially party members by giving our best in making sure the party remains an unbeatable national party in ages to come.”