The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the party will be picking a consensus and agreeable presidential candidate for 2023.
So, This was conveyed in a statement signed and made available to newsmen by Sen. John Akpanudoehede,
National Secretary of APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC).
However, The statement was in reaction to the Peoples Democratic Party’s recent allegation
that President Muhammadu Buhari had a self-succession plan.
The APC also stated that it will not allow individual ambitions to derail the Buhari administration ahead of the
2023 presidential poll, described the party as a disciplined party, unlike the PDP which
is “being haunted by its past.”
Also, Recounting the PDP administration planning for a third-term agenda, Akpanudoehede states they will be shocking the opposition
after its congresses and the National Convention.
Akpanudoedehe recalled the third term agenda of the PDP while it was in power, pointing that the APC would
surprise it with the outcome of its planned congresses scheduled to commence on July 31.
He said: “After our congresses and the National Convention we will shock them (PDP) by bringing a consensus
and an agreeable candidate that will fly the flag of the party come 2023.
“APC has no third term agenda like PDP. What we are doing now is to stabilize the party and not allow individual
ambitions to derail President Buhari’s administration.”
By Taiyelolu A