By Suleman T. Ahmad
Four (4) days to the general elections, the African Democratic Congress (ADC) and Allied Peoples Movement (APM) have collapsed their structures and declared support for the candidates of the All Progressive Congress (APC) at all levels.
This was contained in a press release signed and made available to SMARTS NEWS by the special adviser to Jigawa State Governor on Media and Public Relations, Habibu Nuhu Kila on Tuesday.
In his speech, the Chairman of the APM in Jigawa State, Alhaji Shehu Ibrahim said all the candidates of various offices of the party from Governorship to State Assembly have resolved to support the candidates of All progressives Congress during the forthcoming general election.
“The decision was taken after a meeting with the state and local governments executives of the party where we resolved to support APC candidates considering the leadership qualities of Governor Badaru Abubakar for continuation and the completion of inherited projects from the previous administration.
“Already supporters of the party have been directed to vote for the Apc candidates at all elective positions,” Alhaji Ibrahim was quoted to have said.
In his separate speech, Dr. Sani Gumel, the state Chairman of ADC said they have also resolved to join hands with progressive development under the leadership of the APC and offered their loyalty and support to the party.
In a similar development, Senator Mohammed Alkali the National Vice Chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and Senatorial candidate of the party in Jigawa North West who also decamped to APC says, he take the decision having satisfied with the qualities of leadership of Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar in Jigawa State which has direct impact on people of the state.
Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar while receiving them at Government House Dutse, assured them that they will be treated like all other members of the APC in the state.