WARRI-A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress APC in Okpe local government area of Delta state, Hon. Kennedy Raymond Eyube has said the 12 month tenure extension given to Chief John Oyegun by the National Working Committee NWC of All Progressives Congress APC was for the good of the party and Nigeria.
Eyube, a pro-Buhari supporter, who spoke today (Wednesday) in Warri, Delta State, commended the National Working Committee NWC for the wise decision to extend the tenure of the able National Chairman, Chief John Oyegun, with 12 months, adding that it will afford the party the very good opportunity to win the 2019 general elections at all levels.
He said “ to be honest with you, this is one good thing that has happened in APC, the 12 months extension for the National Working Committee, States Working Committees, Local Governments and Ward Executive Committees, by this wise action the party will be more consolidated to retain power at the national level and even win more States come next year general elections”
According him “what the APC in its wisdom has done was for the interest of not only the party but for Nigeria and Nigerians, because a ruling party cannot afford to approach the general elections with more dispute and crisis which could be distraction to the President Muhammadu Buhari’s laudable performance”
He further commended President Muhamamdu Buhari for the timely constitution of the Senator Bola Tinubu led APC Presidential Reconciliation Committee charged with the responsibility to reconcile aggrieved members of the party, noting that the Committee needs the total support and cooperation of all to enable it achieve the mandate to resolve existing differences among party members.