2023: Coalition Of Political Parties Endorse Comrade Shamdung Ayuba For Plateau Reps

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A coalition of stakeholders in  Pankshin, Kanke Kanam stakeholders have endorsed the National Auditor of the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Comrade Ayuba Shamdung Jepla to contest for the 2023 Federal House of Representative seat .

A stakeholders meeting held in Pankshin LGA across all  political divides in Kanke Local Government Area, have joined Pankshin and Kanam local government areas called on Jepla Ayuba to vie for  House of Representatives as a committed and a loyal grassroots mobilizer.

This  decision was made known  at Kwal in Kanke  to  climax  Comrade Shamdung’s consultation with stakeholders from PKK, to declare his political intention  to contest for the House of Representatives .

The coalition which comprised of dedicated men and women across all political parties, civil servants and farmers were carefully selected from all electoral zones in Kanke Local Government Area, opined that the decision to support Comrade Shamdung is due to his wealth of experience in governance.

They noted that Comrade Shamdung is a man that has been tested, trusted and proven with  integrity and excellent performance, which they promised to join other groups within the zone to call on him who has the administrative acumen to drive Pankshin, Kanke and Kanam to a greater heights if given the mandate  contest for the office.

Similarly, a group from Kanam Local Government Area, who came in their numbers in solidarity to the national auditor, promised that  Comrade Ayuba Shamdung Jepla is  a competent politician who can  transform Pankshin, Kanke, Kanam in terms of empowerment and employment generation.

 Adding that, Shamdung is a bridge-builder, a consensus builder, and committed to the principles of the PKK, stressing that he has been tested, trusted, proven, qualified and most suitable for the zone in the 2023 general elections.

According to them, the rotation and zoning has been the practice since 1999, therefore, 2023 House of ryeps should move to Pankshin and in pursuance of the principle of equity, justice and fairness, PKK should adhere to the policy of rotation and zoning of public elective offices.

 He stressed  that in line with this express provision of the zoning since Kanam is holding the position now, in 2023 it has to move to Pankshin and it is in this context that they in Kanam are moving for the support of Comrade Ayuba Shamdung Jepla to contest for the seat.

Coalition of women at the meeting extolled Comrade Shamdung’s sterling qualities, describing him as a man who will rescue PKK at this stage, while promising to join other forces with relevant stakeholders particularly women from PKK to ensure he emerge victorious during the 2023 general elections.

Convener of the meeting, Comrade Ayuba Shamdung Jepla who is also the National Auditor of NULGE, thanked the stakeholders for coming together to throw weights behind his political ambition.

Shamdung pointed out that as a unionist, he has held so many positions both at the local government, state and national level, promising that he will do his best if given the opportunity to represent them at the House of Representatives.


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