Ngbede Joseph Oine
The Senior special assistant to the president on disability matters Dr Samuel Ankeli has advised Apa-Agatu youth in APC not to be demoralized but keep faith with the All Progressives Congress APC with a view to guaranteeing more devidends of democracy for the federal constituency and a better future for them all.
The presidential aide gave the advice when the National Coordinator of Apa-Agatu National Solidarity forum Comrade Adanu Isaiah paid him a courtesy visit in his Abuja office.
Dr Ankeli said Apa Agatu Federal Constituency owe it a duty to the APC led Federal Government adding that the only way to pay back is to reciprocate the gesture by remaining in the party and voting massively for the All Progressives Congress in the general election, he cited the establishment of the Federal College of Education Odugbo in Apa, National open university obagaj in Agatu and the appointments of Apa Agatu sons into strategic positions as the reasons for the admonition.
Dr. Samuel Ankeli added that the completion of the Oweto bridge, Oweto-Loko road and some other infrastructural amenities are eloquent testimony of federal government genuine concern to advance the development needs of Apa-Agatu for easy evacuation of their agricultural produce.
He appreciated the fronter and pivotal role been played by Adanu Isaiah led group especially his loud advocacy for equal political treatment, equity, fairness to be given to Apa-Agatu as equal stakeholders in the allocation and distribution of political perks and spoils emphasizing that the youth activist deserved a commendable pat on the back for his heroic clamour and agitation.
Earlier Comrade Adanu Isaiah said there were in Dr. Samuel Ankeli’s office to update him on the journey so far and to intimate him that they have begun move to creat the needed awareness and sensitize the people of the federal constituency on the need to stick with the party ahead of the election saying the temporal set back been envisaged by Nigerians are just a storm in a tea cup and that the campaign of calumny, mudslinging, and character assassination been championed by the opposition party ahead of the election will at the neak of time be tantamount to an excercise in futility.
The youth leader pledged the resolve of his group to always be in the fore fronts of projecting and promoting the cause of the party at the grassroot adding that Apa-Agatu in terms of federal appointments have never had it so good.
Adanu promise to intensify effort at the grassroot with his group in order to improve the party’s electoral fortune for an altimate victory at the poll.