The leaders of All Progressives Congress, APC, in the South-East met Sunday night at the Abuja Lodge of the Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha and took far-reaching decisions on how to ensure total victory for President Muhammadu Buhari in the Zone, in his re-election bid and for APC as a Party in the Zone.
The leaders unanimously agreed to close-ranks for the re-election of President Buhari and for APC Victory in the five States of the South-East geo-Political Zone.
They also unanimously endorsed Governor Rochas Okorocha as the leader of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s Campaign Council in the South-East, and Commended the Imo governor for keeping the flame of APC in the South-East aglow.
They equally agreed to formally set up President Buhari’s Campaign Organization in the South-East under the leadership of Governor Okorocha, while the leaders from the States would also go and set up similar structures in their individual States.
The South-East leaders resolved that they would not allow the fate that had befallen APC in the Zone in 2015 to repeat itself in 2019, and agreed that they would let Igbo people know and appreciate the efficacy of launching the zone to national politics using the 2019 election as a take-off point.
The meeting which lasted for hours ended on a convivial note. And the leaders including Stakeholders, National Assembly members, aspirants and so on, were optimistic that the meeting was a sign of good things to come to APC in the South-East.