The acting Chairman Caretaker/Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee CECPC, of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Abubakar Sani-Bello has inaugurated Chairmen and secretaries of sub-committees, Ahead of the National convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.
Performing the inauguration ceremony, Wednesday in Abuja, Governor Bello Charged the committee members to exhibit their qualities in order to ensure the success of the National Convention, as according to him, the date for the convention is sacrosanct, noting that the new panels are being reduced to a manageable size for effective delivery.
The inauguration was attended by some APC governors on Wednesday at the party’s Secretariat in Abuja.
Bello noted that the Committees have since on Monday started the effort to ensure that there is a free and fair National Convention.
“We have made efforts to ensure a successful National Convention and part of those efforts is to inaugurate Chairmen and Secretaries of the Sub-Committees in consideration of track records and loyalty to the party.
“We task you to exhibit these qualities to ensure the success of the National Convention. I know a lot of our party faithfuls wanted in one way or the other to serve in various committees as their support or contributions towards a healthy party.
“However, we must be mindful that we cannot accommodate everyone in the Sub-Committees. So we trimmed down the number to a workable size without undermining everyone and I think this decision is the best for our party.
“I want to also commend the Caretaker Committee members for their efforts in compiling the list because our party being the largest party in nigeria, probably in Africa. They went through hell because everyone wants to serve but I think they did their best. If you didn’t see your name in the list please don’t be offended. I am sure other opportunities will come in future.
“I want to remind you that you have to work hard to ensure that the National Convention will go on 26th of March 2022. That day is sacrosanct”. He Assured.
Responding on behalf of the committees, the Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi While appreciating the CECPC for giving them the opportunity to serve the party, he pledged to commit their zeal so as to ensure a successful convention come march 26, 2022.
“On behalf of all the members that have been inaugurated both present and those who are not here with us. We want to thank this great party for yet again giving us an opportunity to contribute to the growth and development of the party.
“This is an assignment that many have looked forward to for a long time, we want to commit all our strength and wisdom to accomplish so that our party can be in public position to go into the elections ready to deliver to the good people of Nigeria and to the members of our party who have been working hard to this point.
“We can see that a lot of thought must have gone into this exercise, I really want to commend you and members of the Caretaker and extraordinary convention planning Committee for doing a Job that reflect the nature of our party and also reflect the broad and comprehensive sense that will be representing the party, I want to assure all the members that we will go into this assignment. We are fully ready and committed to deliver on behalf of the Caretaker extraordinary convention planning Committee.”