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By Olasunkanmi Akoni
Despite controversy trailing the legality of conducting ward congresses of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, nationwide, party faithful and members, on Saturday, participated in the exercise in Lagos State, which the party leaders described as very “peaceful.”
Members turned out en masse for the ward congresses held across the 254 wards of the 20 Local Government Areas, LGAs and Local Council Development Areas, LCDAs in the state, in what was called. “ratification of consensus candidates,” in accordance with the decision of party leadership.
The exercise which was supervised by the National Committee members, led by Dr Muhammed Bashir, across the local governments, had a group within the fold, Lagos4Lagos, led by Mr Olajide Adediran, held another parallel ward exercise in few other designated centres.
Bashir, speaking on the exercise…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper