The National Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has appointed the Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his Kwara State counterpart, Alhaji Abdulrahman AbdulRazaq to reconcile the warring factions in the Anambra State chapter of the party ahead of the Governorship election in the state.
The appointment was announced via press statement issued in Abuja on Sunday, 11 July, 2021 by the Secretary of the Committee, Senator John James Akpanudoedehe.
The two governors were mandated to reconcile all the warring factions and ensure that the party is strengthen ahead the election.
The full statement reads:
Following the recently-concluded All Progressives Congress (APC) Primaries to elect the Party’s flagbearer for the November 6th Anambra State Governorship Elections, the Governor Mai Mala Buni-chaired Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) has appointed the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-olu and the Governor of Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulrasaq Abdulrahman to unify and strengthen the party in the state ahead of the elections.
The two party leaders are charged with the responsibility of bringing together all the erstwhile aspirants and their supporters to join the campaign organisation of the party and achieve victory for the APC in the state.
The Chairman of CECPC mandated the two governors to do everything reasonable and necessary to ensure that all feuding parties, erstwhile aspirants and their supporters close ranks and work for the APC to resoundly defeat contestants fielded by other political parties.
We look forward to a unified front and a shared commitment to support the party before, during and after the election.
*Sen. John James Akpanudoedehe Ph.D*
Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC)
All Progressives Congress (APC)