By Mohammed Lawal
Zaria Alhaji Abubakar Rilwanu, the Zonal Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Kaduna North Senatorial District, has described Saturday’s peaceful and successful APC Ward congress as a signal to its victory in 2019.
Rilwanu made the remark in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Zaria, Kaduna State, on Sunday.
He lauded the party members for exhibiting high sense of decorum before, during and after the congress.
“This had sent signal to the world that there is unity and understanding amongst the party members.
“I must commend people for their resilience, courage and understanding.
“Many party members came out enmasse to elect credible people that will lead the party in this zone.
“I must also commend the media and security agencies for their support,” he said.
Rilwanu appealed to the elected officials to carry all members along by ensuring justice and fairness for all.
He added that people did not voted them for their personal benefits but for party’s growth and societal advancement.
He advised electorate to ensure that they elect credible candidates in 2019 that will project the image of the party in particular and the society at large.
“There is every need for the elected officials to lead people justly to move both the party and the society forward.”
NAN reports that the May 5 APC ward congress was conducted peacefully across Kaduna North Senatorial District.