By; SAMSON YAKI, Lafia
Governor Tanko Almakura of Nasarawa State has assured all APC members in the state that they would be part of the decision making process to produce the candidate that would emergence as the party’s flag bearer in the State.
Governor Almakura disclosed this during a Sallah Homage by Senator representing Nasarawa West, Senator Dr. Abdullahi Adamu (Turakin Keffi) who led a delegation of House of Assembly Members, Present and Former Commissioners, LGA Chairmen, APC LGA chairmen to the Government House Lafia to facilitate with the Governor.
Almakura tasked the APC members to ensure they collect their PVCs and ensure their neighbors and political associated also collect their PVCs , stating that it would be their only weapon to consolidate the transformation of the country.
He congratulated Sen. Adamu on his elevation to the title of the Turakin Keffi , expressing delight in the honour as he described it as a product of the senator’s commitment , loyalty and adherence to the establishment .
The governor explained that he had come a long way with Senator Adamu since the days of NPN when they were both part of the Executives Council long before most of the politicians of today ventured in to politics. he described them as of being on the same the same page due to their , pedigree, knowledge , experience , affinity and understanding of the situation , assuring that they would do what it takes to take Nasarawa state higher.
He further stated that they had the same concentric circle of the APC, having the same passion , the same commitment in pursuing the same goals and objectives , and the same commitment to President Muhammadu Buhari.
He appealed to all to avoid rumor mongering , hate speech and fake news, he called on all the supporters of APC not to bothered with speculation or allegations , but remain focused on consolidating the APC in Nasarawa State.
Speaking Earlier . Senator Abdullahi Adamu disclosed that they were there to give the normal Sallah homage, which was a tradition they had over time to facilitate with their leader.
He explained that it was the first time he was out with his just conferred title of Turakin Keffi, appreciating the All Mighty for spearing his life to enable him be honored with his late father’s title of Turakin Keffi.
Adamu stated that he was there before the Governor gets the formal letter, as he owed him the duty as former Chief Steward of the state to come and present himself to him in the course of the Sallah Homage .