National Assembly APC Caucus endorses Buhari for 2019

National Assembly APC Caucus endorses Buhari for 2019

The All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus in the House of Representatives has hinted that President Muhammadu Buhari is the candidate of their choice for the presidential election.

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This is as both chambers of the National Assembly are expected to reconvene plenary on Tuesday or Wednesday next week to deliberate and approve the N242 billion supplementary budget for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

Deputy speaker of the House, Hon Sulaimon Lasun Yussuff, made this known on Thursday after a meeting of the APC caucus at the National Assembly.

Yussuff confirmed that the party has adopted President Buhari as the candidate of the party adding that their resolution would be approved at the forthcoming primary of the party.

“So, as at today, the party in principle has agreed that Buhari is going to be our candidate in 2019; I said in principle because when the date of the primary is now finally announced, we just want to go there to approve Buhari as a consensus candidate.

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