From: Ayodele Samuel, Lagos
The National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole yesterday put an end to the crisis rocking the Taraba State Chapter of the party with the inauguration of Barr Tukur Elsudi as the party chairman.
Oshiomhole inaugurated the harmonized state executive committee of the party in Taraba state in Abuja after several days of intense negotiation and politicking.
The APC has been having a running battle with two factions, one loyal to the Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan and the Unity Group struggling for the control of the party.
The newly-inaugurated Taraba State Chairman, Hon. Ibrahim Tukur El-Sudi promised to unite all members and stakeholders in the Taraba state APC to deliver votes for the APC come 2019.
“I want to assure that whatever stories anybody could have told you National Chairman about the disunity in Taraba is not true. I will unite everybody because every individual is important in Taraba state.
I will carry everybody along so that we deliver Taraba to the APC come 2019.” El-Sudi said.
Sequel to last Wednesday night meeting between APC National caucus and the Taraba State Chapter of the APC over the contentious leadership of the party.
The two caucuses have came to term of agreement and resolved the differences between the two factions over the controversies of who was elected as the State Chairman and other occupants of posts in the party.
The meeting has thereafter released statement which penciled names of the new APC Taraba State “Executives” which will officially be announce. Though, APC National Chairman and some NWC in attendance had unanimously mentioned Barrister Ibrahim El- sudi to be the New APC State Party Chairman.
The resolution was reached to have also share positions of the Executives to both two factions. However, the MAMA Camp has been apportioned with 12 seats while the the Integrity Group went with 24 seats.Aisha however rejected the offer insisting on dumping the party.