By Austin Ajayi, Yola.
In bid to put the Adamawa state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), back to reckoning in Adamawa state, the party is making frantic effort to woo Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP),to APC.
A chieftian of APC in Adamswa, Sen. Abubakar Girei, disclosed this in Yola, during an interview with some Journalist, he said, the party failed because some people refused to listen to good counsel.
“We warned them that fielding Muhammadu Umar Bindow will bring doom on the APC but they failed to listen, now we are regretting”
According to him, “our loss to PDP is greatly regretted but fortunately, a blessing to Adamawa, we now have a young, dynamic progressive young man as governor”.
“ All our loyal members of APC are putting in their very best to revive the party which was killed by some party member including the former governor Bindow”
“One of our major target is to woo the young dynamic progressive governor of the state to the progressives party, so that together we will developed and move Adamawa state to the next level”
It is unfortunate that Nigeria’s development is about 30 years behind her mates stressing that the way forward is for Federal government to look into finding political solutions to our problems as a nation.
Adding that most of the challenges confronting Nigeria today are master minded by the political structures of the country.
“and unless government appoint political Adversers who can proffer solutions to the economic and social challenges facing us as a nation, we may remain in this mess for a long time ”
The Almajiri system which has been in existence for decades should be addressed, Federal Government should look for ways of solving the menace in order to reduce the number of out of school children. The former law maker said.
Noting that poverty and illiteracy are our main problem in this country, and call on the government to come up with strategic plan and work with the state and local government to minimize or wipe out poverty.