10th NASS: APC resolute about our candidacy – Abbas, Kalu


…as over 150 Reps storm APC secretariat in solidarity with candidates

…do more consultations-Adamu urges

By Levinus Nwabughiogu-Abuja

Preferred candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the speaker of the incoming 10th House of Representatives, Hon. Tajudeen Abbas has said that the party was resolute about his candidacy and that of his deputy speaker nominee, Hon. Benjamin Kalu.

Abbas also said that they were reaching out to other aspirants who were aggrieved with the zoning formula of the party.

Abbas spoke while fielding questions from journalists after his engagement with the National Workout Committee (NWC) of the party led by the national chairman, Senator Abdullahi Adamu on the zoning arrangements in Abuja on Tuesday.

The APC speaker and deputy speaker nominees had stormed the party secretariat with over 150 members of the House in solidarity with their candidacies.

He said: “To the best of our knowledge, the party is resolute on its…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper