Sokoto State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), have endorsed president Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection bid, just as they unanimiously passed vote of confidence on Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko as their leader.The resolution which was taken after the party’s stakeholders meeting also include adoption of indirect primaries as well as consensus candidate for elective positions in the state.
Presiding over the meeting which had in attendance executives from both the state and local governments as well as other relevant stakeholders, the state deputy governor, Ahmed Aliyu, Sokoto said Wamakko remained a respected leader in the state. leled way and manner the Sarkin Yakin Sokoto is manning the affairs of the great party .
“The meeting has also unanimously endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari as the party’s sole presidential candidate for the forthcoming polls .
“In the same vein, the party in the state has declared unflinching support to its national leadership .
“APC also adopts indirect primary election and consensus as the process to select candidates for all positions in the state ,”he added.
Party faithful in the meeting include all the seven incumbent House of Representatives Members from Sokoto State, the 12 House of Assembly Members as well as former deputy governor, Abdullah Chiso and former minister of Culture, Senator Bello JIbril Gada, Amb. Shehu Wurno, and Alhaji Faruk Malami Yabo.