National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole in meeting with stakeholders warned the state chairmen, secretaries and governorship candidates of the party against complacency in the coming elections.
National Chairman in a critical meeting, said the party must win in a free and fair manner.
The meeting that has the attendance of the party’s governorship candidates with the exemption of sitting governors who are seeking re-election started about 8:30 pm.
Concise News gathered the National Working Committee of the party was briefed by the chairmen and the candidates on their preparation towards the forthcoming elections.
Meanwhile, Senatorial candidates who were supposed to be part of the meeting were later excluded.
A statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa Onilu was silent on the details of what they discussed.
Oshiomhole said the meeting became imperative to review and deliberate on the party’s preparation and general issues ahead of the forthcoming general elections.
Isa-Onilu said in the statement: “Oshiomhole stated the party’s national leadership identified the state executives represented at the meeting by their respective chairmen and secretaries as an important grassroots base that will work and ensure the party’s victory in the presidential, governorship, National and State Houses of Assembly elections.
“The National Chairman who hailed the huge turnout of party supporters in the presidential campaign rallies held so far, charged the state executives to work cordially with APC governors and stakeholders in their respective states to ensure the election of all APC candidates.”