From Ahmed Kaigama, Bauchi
All Progressives Congress (APC) has inaugurated its State Executive officials to run the affairs of its Bauchi State chapter of the party for next four years.
The APC state Legal Adviser, Barrister Lawal Ibrahim, who conducted the inauguration yesterday in Bauchi said that the election of the state executive members was conducted free and fair without any litigation.
According to Lawal, “ the inauguration of the state executives is in line with the constitution of the party whose sole responsibility is to run the affairs of the party”
“I urge you to remain committed, confidential and prudent with strict adherence to accountability as posterity will judge your conduct while in office”.
Lawal advised members of the executive of the party to live up to expectations by allowing internal democracy in all their endeavours as much was expected from them in the discharge of their responsibilities. He also urged them to be open and ensure fairness among party members.
Responding, the newly sworn-in Chairman of the party, Alhaji Uba Nana, described the mandate given to the state APC executive as a litmus test to move the party forward ahead of 2015 elections.
Uba said: “Shun all political differences and faction among you as panacea to wrestle power from the ruling PDP”
“Our election to run the affairs of the party followed due process and was conducted free and fair as there was no report of litigation from any quarters”
While urging the APC members in the state to cultivate the spirit of unity as a mark of the party’s manifesto, the Chairman stressed that without unity, the party faces the risk of loosing all elections as 2015 elections gathers momentum.
Members of the State Executive include Alhaji Uba Nana the Chairman, Barrister Buhari Disina, as State Secretary, Alhaji Auwalu Aliyu is the publicity Secretary while Sa’a datu Mamud is the women Leader. Alhaji Muktari Ubandoma was elected for the post of Financial Secretary amongst other members of the executive.