2015 Polls: Sokoto APC inaugurates campaign committees

2015 Polls: Sokoto APC inaugurates campaign committees
By Abdallah el-Kurebe

The Sokoto State Chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has inaugurated a 33-man committee at state and other committees for three senatorial zones for the 2015 electioneering.

Governor Aliyu Wamakko, during the inauguration at Presidential Lodge in Sokoto on Friday explained that the committees were to fashion out and well as ensure in the success of the campaigns during the general elections.

“The Committees will fashioned out how to win elections at all levels,” he explained adding that members of the committees were nominated based on the record of commitment to the party.

The Director-General for the Campaign Committee is DPP governorship candidate during the 2007 election, Alhaji Muhammadu Maigari Dingyadi with members that include Deputy Governor to Attahiru Bafarawa, Alhaji Chiso Abdullahi; Sen. Jibrin Gada; deputy speaker of the State House of Assly, Hon. Abubakar Tureta; former Head of Service, Alhaji Abdallah Wali, among others.

At the zonal senatorial levels, Hon. Faruk Malami Yabo who is Commissioner for Local Government and Rural Development, takes charge of Sokoto South as chairman; Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Sahabi Isa Gada is the chairman for Sokoto East while Chairman of Sokoto State Pilgrims Welfare Agency, Muntari Maigona takes charge of Sokoto North.

The Contact Committee has for DPP state chairman, Alhaji Ummarun Kwabo AA while at the local government levels, the Caretaker Committee chairmen are chairmen of the committees at that level.