The All Progressives Congress, APC will today, Tuesday, commence its presidential today in Jos, the Plateau State capital.
The Director-General of the APC Presidential Campaign Council, Simon Lalong who doubles as the Governor of the state on Monday inspected the the Rwang Pam Township Stadium in Jos.
Lalong, speaking during the inspection of the venue of the campaign, said that his state is ready to host APC faithful and residents.
Among the dignitaries expected to headline the campaign flag-off include: Chairman of the PCC and President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.); Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; APC governors; the party’s presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu; his running mate, Senator Kashim Shettima; the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan; the APC National Chairman, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, and a host of other dignitaries and supporters.
Lalong remarked that the Local Organising Committee, led by the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Idris Wase, and the Deputy Governor, Prof. Sonni Tyoden, had done a lot of work to ensure that the campaign flag-off was successful.
He said, “The history is very clear, and God is writing this history himself. Anybody who is declared here goes on to win the presidential elections. We know of Abiola and Obasanjo. Asiwaju is also going the same way because we have been blessed. I am very impressed with the show of hospitality and excitement among the citizens who are ready to receive the victory of the APC.”