By Ezeocha Nzeh
The North East zonal executive of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has been tasked to see the party’s victory in the zone in the 20119 election as a great concern to all through joining hands to fight a common enemy, the PDP and its candidates.
The charge was given by the APC Vice Chairman for North East, Comrade Salihu Mustapha, as he inaugurated the zonal executive members, Wednesday in Abuja.
The new zonal executives include, Barr. Kashim Mustapha Haruna, Zonal Legal Adviser, Amina Manga, Zonal Woman Leader, Ilya Hamed, Zonal Publicity Secretary and Mohammed Abba, Leader of the Special Persons.
Comrade Mustapha Salihu, explained that the inauguration was coming months after the election of the zonal Officers because the zonal Chairmen who are to inaugurate them were saddled with series of activity that were for the interest of the party.
Comrade Salihu charge the newly inaugurated zonal officers to hit the ground running and work hard to secure victory for APC in the North East geopolitical Zone at the 2019 general elections.
“Now that the campaign is about to start we need them more than ever. Other people have started work but I feel it is paramount for me to follow the due process of the constitution and that is why I invited them before a notary public and they are now being inaugurated,” Salihu stated.
Responding on behalf his colleagues, zonal Leader of the Special/ Physically Challenged, Mohammed Abba, noted that with their formal inauguration they have been empowered and spurred to work for the success of the party in North East zone.
Abba while expressing appreciation to APC National Leadership said “we feel optimistic that we are being inaugurated. Inauguration is one of the cardinal conditions of the constitution of the APC”.