The previous governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido has lashed out on the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), saying the occasion has failed Nigerians woefully.
Lamido claims the APC failed as a result of it’s a two-man political occasion, manned by individuals with the identical dearth of ideologies and constructed round Bola Tinubu and President Muhammadu Buhari.
The previous governor stated the Peoples Democratic Get together did higher and lasted for these years as a result of it was constructed by the folks and for the folks.
Lamido who spoke on Sunday in Dutse, Jigawa State after the profitable conduct of the PDP state congress stated the APC being constructed round solely two folks was the explanation for the failure of the Buhari led administration in nearly all aspects.
In the meantime, the PDP state congress which occurred on Sunday might have put to relaxation the lingering crises between the Sule Lamido led faction of the occasion and that of the Aminu Ibrahim Ringim led group.
Recall that the State Congress had exploded in disaster when a faction led by the previous candidate of the occasion Aminu Ibrahim Ringim went to court docket to problem the Sule Lamido led faction with a court docket injunction stopping his faction from persevering with with the occasion’s native authorities congress.
Nevertheless, a Excessive court docket sitting in Dutse presided over by Justice Musa Ubale had rescinded its earlier order proscribing the Sule Lamido led faction from conducting the native authorities and state congress elections.
In a contemporary court docket order, Justice Musa Ubale struck out the case and ordered the faction of the defendants, Lamido, to go forward and conduct the occasion congresses.
The court docket order had stated ”the matter handled the congress of the first defendant to decide on or elect its management within the ward, native authorities and state ranges in Jigawa which is solely an intra-party dispute and thereafter not Justiciable”, it acknowledged.
Lamido whereas chatting with the media stated on the congress maintained that “the PDP is the one occasion which has that type of capability to steer Nigeria and Jigawa State as a result of it’s a occasion that’s owned by the folks, not a celebration that’s constructed round one character.
“In APC there are solely two individuals, It’s only Buhari and Tinubu then after Buhari and Tinubu, they don’t have anything however in PDP wherever you go, you see PDP household, a celebration which is owned by the folks, whoever leads the occasion will know he has to serve the folks.
“I’ve produced so many leaders, Presidents, Governors, Parliamentarians, ministers, commissioners together with contractors. “Take away the PDP advantage in Nigerian historical past there could be no Nigeria as a result of PDP is Nigerian Historical past.
“In the present day, Nigeria like America goes by some turbulence; insecurity, poverty, division, hate and what have you ever.
“We cannot have a rustic the place there isn’t any mutual belief as a result of within the absence of mutual belief there isn’t any stability. “If there isn’t any stability there could be no improvement.
“PDP has this benefit over each different occasion in Nigeria as a result of we imagine in each other, we love each other subsequently belief is our watchword.
“Mutual respect, a agency perception in each other. Solely PDP can restore Nigeria. The Jigawa chapter of the PDP goes to be one of many constructing blocks to revive Nigeria to what it was 8 years in the past, when there was safety, stability, gas, energy, there was infrastructure improvement, stability, love, mutual respect, there was every part.”
Lamido requested the brand new executives to convey the occasion’s appreciation to the working committee and the NEC for taking the ache to undergo the court docket course of which he stated has been laid to relaxation.
The chairman of the congress electoral Committee, Dr Umar Audu stated: “From what we’ve seen right here from yesterday those that contested the elections of the state executives of Jigawa State PDP, had been unopposed, that’s to say, there was a consensus within the contest and that’s the finest for democracy.
“However in conformity with the legal guidelines of the nation we’ve allowed candidates to forged their votes and we inspected each poll field to make sure that every workplace is contested for and we’ve ascertained that.