The Nationwide Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiohmole, has vowed that the social gathering is not going to repeat the errors of 2015 as regards the election of officers for the ninth Nationwide Meeting.
NAN reviews that Oshiohmole acknowledged this at a dinner organised in honour of Home of Representatives members-elect on the State Home previous Banquet corridor, Abuja, on Tuesday evening.
”In life errors are permitted nevertheless it turns into an issue if the error is repeated twice.
”We’re decided to not repeat the errors of 2015 in 2019, we now have learnt our lesson,” he stated.
He additionally maintained that every one ‘strategic committees’ within the two chambers of NASS have to be headed by members of the social gathering, saying that “we don’t must do enterprise with the satan for us to outlive within the ninth meeting.”
He stated: ”Out of 223 APC elected members, about 67 have been re-elected, the remainder are new members.
”In different climes, you don’t go into coalition when you’re within the majority, you accomplish that while you don’t have the numbers. We’ve the numbers, out of 306, Nigerians elected 223 APC members as a result of they don’t need Mr President to face the trauma of 2015.
”Most of those that decamped have been rejected and even those that led it have been uprooted. We can not as a celebration which has a cushty majority, entrust essential committees within the palms of the PDP or opposition.
”If Nigerians needed them, they might have voted them. Within the days of PDP, each committee have been chaired by PDP members.
Oshiohmole, who described Saraki and Dogara as egocentric, grasping politicians, stated each the re-elected and new members of the APC have been entitled to heading committees.
He, subsequently, reiterated that the APC would by no means share what belonged to it with the opposition.
He defined that the assembly with President Buhari was meant to make sure clean election of officers of the forthcoming ninth nationwide meeting.
”In African household, we sit down in a closed door to deal with points, the excellent news is that there’s a function for everybody,” he added.