APC LG congress: Ondo State records success, crisis-free elections – Official

The All Congress (APC) says it recorded success in the just concluded local government in Ondo State, following the adoption of the consensus mode.

Mr Steve Otaloro, the Director of Media and Publicity of APC in the state, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Tuesday in Akure.

“Let it be record that in Ondo State held a crisis-free and non-parallel local government in our in the state.

“This peaceful and non-parallel election in the state was as a result of the consensus arrangement all members of the subscribed to as a means of conducting our election during a stakeholders meeting days the election.

also thanked the party leader in the state, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, who stressed the need that consensus arrangement only be agreed upon by every contestant it could be adopted in any of the local government area.

“This gives room for wider consultation with all the contestants reaching a decision.

“Hitherto, few leaders will sit to decide someone of their preference,’’ he stated.

According to Otaloro, the APC is lucky and grateful that was no crisis in the state during the elections.

He urged the party’s members in the state to always to use available mechanisms to forestall any conflict that might emanate in subsequent elections.

“The news is that in APC, is adequate means of taking care of any complaint.

is an Appeal Committee where any aggrieved candidate go to for justice,’’ Otaloro said.(NAN)