Ahead of October 6, 2021, Local Government election in Nasarawa State, the State Assistant Financial Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Princess Hassana Onairo has appealed to the State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule to consider women in key political positions.
The woman politician gave the indication at the party headquarter in Lafia, Princess Onairo urged the State Governor to give women the positions of Deputy Chairman of the thirteen Local Governments of the State.
She said the selection of women into such positions would spur others to do more during the election.
Onairo also appealed to the State Governor to consider women for the positions of state legislators.
She stated that the ruling All Progressives Congress pegged the amount for nomination and expression of interest at fifty percent.
The State Assistant Financial Secretary of APC called on women in the State to turn out en mass to acquire their voters’ cards.
She described the voters card as the only tool to vote and be voted for during the election.