Former Governor of Nasarawa State, Senator Umaru Tanko Almakura has said that he ready to serve the All Progressive Congress, APC as its National Chairman should chance head towards his way.
The senator representing Nasarawa South in the National Assembly said that he will contest the position of the National Chairman of the party if the seat is thrown to North Zone Central or open for contest.
He made this disclosure over the weekend when his campaign coordinators visited him. Senator Al-makura said;
“If they zone the office of the national chairman of our party to North Central zone, then we will all go out with our might and officially declare our ambition. If they throw it open, we will come out in full glare to contest, but if they zone it to either North East or North West, then I will not go into the race because I am a loyal member of APC”
According to the former governor of Nasarawa State, “I’m yet to officially declare my ambition because. the caretaker Committee has not release the guidelines for the elections. As a loyal member I will abide by any position taking by the party”, Almaura stated.
“On my ambition for the office of the National Chairman of our great party, I want to thank Governor Abdullahi Sule, who is in the forefront of this project. Since the flag off of our party’s revalidation in Gudi, without consulting me he spoke publicly and every one was very happy”
“We are following events keenly as they unfold to see when the caretaker committee of APC will release the guidelines. As a loyal member of the party I will accept its verdict in good faith”