LG poll: APC confident of victory in Southern Kaduna



The All Progressives Congress (APC) says it is confident of the June 5, local council in Southern Kaduna.

The News Agency of Nigeria () reports that Southern Kaduna has been a stronghold of the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) since the return to civilian rule in 1999.

The state APC chairman, retired Air Commodore Jekada, made this known on while speaking with newsmen in Madakiya, Zango Kataf Local Area.

He said that the growing acceptance of the APC in Southern Kaduna will ensure victory for the party at the .

“The APC has come to stay in Southern Kaduna as gained alot of grounds here, and I am happy about that.

“The no longer blindly support any party. They look at the manifesto of the party and its to deliver dividends of ,” he said.

According to him, the APC has proven itself in Southern Kaduna given the infrastructure development that has taken place in the in the last six years.

“The PDP held sway for 16 years and has nothing to show for it in this place. But been in power for six years and the difference is clear.

“You can see roads and other massive projects, both completed and on ones. Did the other party give the that?,” he said.

On the conduct of the party’s primaries, the party chairman said that adequate arrangements had been made to ensure a smooth conduct of the exercise. ()