The Bauchi State chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has finally endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari and Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar as their presidential and governorship candidates respectively, in the 2019 election.
The party made this public on Thursday during its stakeholder’s meeting held at the Banquet Hall of the government house Bauchi.
The meeting which was presided over by the state APC Chairman, Alhaji Uba Nana was attended by state executives of the party, members of the State House of Assembly, some current and ex-lawmakers in the state as well as members of the Bauchi State Executive Council.
During the meeting, a member of the State Assembly representing Giade Local Government constituency, Honourable Adamu Bello moved the motion for the endorsement of Buhari and Abubakar, saying they have done well in the last three years in offices.
The motion was seconded by the state Commissioner of Environment, Mrs Rifkatu Samson Danna who is also aspiring to represent Bogoro Local Government in the State House of Assembly in 2019.
Also speaking, the State Governor represented by his deputy, Audu Sule Katagum hailed President Buhari for restoring security to the country which was hitherto destroyed by Boko Haram.Source: