The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia State has issued a communique adopting President Muhammadu Buhari as its “sole” candidate in the 2019 general election.
The communiqué which was obtained by our corresspondent was issued at the end of its expanded state executive and stakeholders meeting at its secretariat in Umuahia, the capital.
The communiqué was signed by Emmanuel Ndukwe, Chidi Avaja, Mike Ozoemena and Obinna Atuonwu as chairman, secretary, publicity secretary, and organising secretary respectively.
It also adopted the Indirect Primaries for the forthcoming primary elections in the state due to lack of authentic membership register, logistics and securities required to conduct a hitch free election.
Resolving to ensure a level playing field for the aspirants, they raffirmed their loyalty to Emmanuel Ndukwe and Chidi Avaja as the chairman and secretary of the party respectively.