Yobe state Governor and Chairman APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning committee, Hon. Mai Mala Buni, has reiterated that Governor Bello Mutawalle of Zamfara state is the leader of the party in the state.
The statement released by Director General Press and Media Affairs to the Governor, Mamman Mohammed reveal that Governor Buni stated this today when APC stakeholders from Zamfara state led by Sen. Ahmed Yerima Bakura, paid him a courtesy call reassuring their loyalty to the party leadership.
He described the unity of the stakeholders as a good omen for the state and its people.
“When you are united it makes the work of the party much easier in the state and, l must say, l am impressed with the growing unity in the party in Zamfara state” Buni said.
Sen. Bakura said the party is growing stronger and uniting faster since the defection of Governor Bello Mutawalle from PDP to APC last week.
He said there are negotiations still going on to foster more unity and cohesion in the party.
Bakura added that the party membership registration would be done openly to give room for everyone to be registered.
“I want to assure you that this time the registration would be done at every ward and not in anybody’s house” he assured.
The stakeholders include members of the National Assembly from Zamfara state, former Deputy Governors, members of the state Assembly, former ministers and party chieftains.