APC ward congresses: Al-Makura hails process in Nasarawa



Sen. Umaru Al-Makura (APC, Nasarawa South) has commended All Progressives Congress (APC) stakeholders in the state for accepting the consensus arrangement that resulted in the peaceful conduct of ward congresses across Nasarawa State on Saturday.

Al-Makura gave the commendation in an interview with newsmen in Lafia on Sunday.

The senator, who had participated in the exercise in his Gayam electoral ward, Lafia on Saturday, said party stakeholders adhered strictly the guidelines, thereby ensuring peaceful conduct of the congresses across the state.

He added that the adoption of consensus arrangement as the preferred option contributed immensely the peaceful and successful conduct of the ward congresses.

has some lessons learn for future congresses and elections, especially the adoption of consensus leaders through mutual agreement, devoid of rancour and hard feelings among supporters.

“I want commend Gov. Abdullahi Sule and the caretaker committees at both the state and national levels for adopting the consensus method which, in my opinion, will save the party a lot of and energy,” he said.

The senator called on members and supporters remain focused and behave maturely during and after the congresses in order give the party a good name. (NAN)