The ,All Progressives Congress (APC) , Senatorial flag bearer in the state, Dr .General John Nanzip Shagaya has disclosed that APC will capture presidential and governorship in 2015 general elections in North -central Nigeria .
Shagaya disclosed this at the southern senatorial campaign rally in Shendam Local Government Area of Plateau state after receiving over 3,971 decampees.
He promised that the people of Plateau state are conscious of the facts that all supporters of the All Progressive Congress thronged to the venue of the rally in shendam, Langtang ,North ,south ,Qua’anpan ,Mikang and Wase support the party candidates.
Shagaya who used to be a MEMBER of the Peoples Democratic Party and a senator from the zone assured of delivering his campaign promises.
The APC senatorial flag bearer in the state, Sen. John Shagaya, among other aspirants, was in Shendam for an APC rally where they also received decampees.
He spoke against the leadership style of Governor Jonah David Jang blaming him for lopsided development and appointing 43 Berom in key positions.
Shagaya said Jang’s style has brought untold hardship to the entire people of the state.
He lamented that it was during the tenure of Jang that workers are now being owed months and arrears are still not paid.
As at the last count, workers in the state were being owed seven months’ salary.
The General, said citizens were totally neglected in the scheme of things and pledged their resolve to queue behind Simon Lalong , a former speaker .
He added that the resolve is borne out of the conviction that Plateau people are yearning for change and to deliver the state from dynasty of governor Jang.
He called on the people to collect their Permanent Voter Cards and be ready to protect their votes during the election.
The former ECOMOG commander, also called on Nigerians to shun politics of destruction and embrace peaceful coexistence.
Shagaya while addressing thousands of party faithful, he urged supporters to vote APC from top , to bottom.
In his words ,the Plateau state APC gubernatorial candidate ,Rt Hon Simon Lalong promised to showcase purposeful leadership by revamping agriculture and youth empowerment ,reaffirming of rebuild the built Jos main market .
Also commenting former deputy Governor of Plateau state, Mrs,Dame Pauline Tallen disclosed that the permanent voters card,PVC , is very vital to the process of change in Nigeria ,calling on the people of Plateau state to collect their voters and vote out PDP .
She assured the community that wing of change is taking place for APC to provide the people needed development at the grassroots level.
Pauline Tallen however decried the trend where some politicians are using religious and tribal sentiments to deceive the electorate saying his administration will treat all religious and ethnic groups equal if elected.