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APC ready to receive factional PDP governors

30 October 2013, 16:20

Abuja - The All Progressives Congress (APC) will welcome into its fold  the seven governors who are having problem with their party, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) if they decide to join the party.

The Interim National Publicity Secretary, Lai Mohammed, made this known on Wednesday during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja.

“They are welcome if that is their final decision. The development will strengthen our party towards 2015 election,” he said.

Mohammed affirmed the readiness of the party to effect a positive change in democratic system to uplift the country.

According to him, APC is built on the principles of democracy and popular participation.

The national publicity secretary maintained that the party would begin the registration of its members nationwide in November.

Mohammed told NAN that the party was intensifying efforts through robust logistics to ensure successful membership registration.

He added that the nationwide membership registration would strengthen the party and enable it to contest all future elections in the country.

According told him, the party had resolved to maintain inclusive party machinery where all parties that merged into the APC, would fully participate in all its activities and membership registration due to begin in November.

He said he was optimistic that Nigeria would be better if everybody could truly contribute his quota.

-  NAN


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