APC Leaders Pledge Support For Lalong’s Second Term Bid


Yakubu Busari ,Jos

Critical stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Plateau State have pledged their support for the second term bid of Governor Simon Lalong, describing him as a humble and honest leader.

Leading the pack is former Chairman National Population Commission, Mallam Sama’ila Makama 

According to him, Governor Lalong’s integrity and character has endeared him to the leadership at the national level .

He said “Governor Lalong represents humility, openness, simplicity and character to demonstrate honesty at all times which has endeared him to Mr. President”
Makama who spoke at the APC stakeholders meeting in Jos at the weekend. commended Gov Lalong for projecting positive image of  Plateau State at the national level.

Others who commended the Lalong’sRescue administration include Alh Bashir Musa Sati, Amb Ignatius Longjam, former Deputy Governor and Chairman of NIPSS, Chief Maicibi Vwarji, former Chairman of PDP and Amb Yahaya Kwande, a member of BOT of the APC. They all paid glowing tributes to the Lalong administration.

They all witnessed the declaration of Simon Lalong to contest the 2019 Governorship election during the party’s meeting at the weekend.

Meanwhile, Plateau youths have continued to commend on the achievements of of the governor following his declaration to contest.

Chikas Kumle, Chairman of Plateau Youth Council, Pankshin LGC and Boniface Tamwai, a youth activist from Mikang LGC thanked Governor Lalong for responding to the popular demands of the people.

  Kumle described Gov Lalong as a listening governor” who is passionate about the youths.

On his part, Boniface Tamwai said “Mikang youths will work round the clock to deliver 100 percent for his re-election”

They commended the Governor for maintenance of relative peace, employments of teachers and promotion of agriculture among several projects.