Following the just concluded Local Government Election by the Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission ,PLASIEC ,Langtang North Youth rejected the outcome and called on Governor Simon Lalong to reverse and declare the People Democratic Party ,PDP , candidate Hon Ubandoma Joshua Laven as the winner .
In a statement made available to this medium and signed by spokesman of the Tarok Youths, Godfrey Timloh Ephraim said the action of Governor Simon Bako Lalong is capable creating crisis and hatred among the peace loving Tarok speaking natives in Plateau state.
This group under the aegis of Ngwan Ishi Otarok Movement, Spokesman, Godfrey Timloh has described the plot by governor as dangerous move to divide the Tarok speaking natives ahead his reelection bid in 2019.
We condemn impunity, imposing of candidate and upright using force to declare Nanloh Amos who couldn’t win but was on Monday declared winner after declaring the election inconclusive.
The APC candidate Hon Nanloh Amos and PDP chairman ubandoma Joshua Laven who contested the PLASIEC scheduled election which was peaceful and the conduct of the electorates was also went on in an orderly manner across the over 20 wards in Langtang North.
Ephraim called on the People of Langtang to remain calm and focus more on peace building rather than what would cause provocation among them.
He advised that the people of Plateau state are known for their peaceful deposition were is unacceptable for state government to declare a loosed winner of the Langtang north polls which recorded absence of malpractice and thuggery or ballot snatching .
Mr Godfrey Timloh Ephraim accused government of taking step capable creating conflict and political upheaval after several years’ gradual return of peace between Wase and Tarok native of over 200 communities displaced.