GIVE US AISHA JUMMAI ALHASSAN OR NEVER….GROUP TELL APC.
Barely few weeks to APC primaries and few months to the general election, a group known as “Operation Change in Taraba” ( OCIT) has tasked the leadership of the APC in Taraba state to return Her Excellency Senator Aisha Jummai Alhassan as a consensus candidate in the forth-coming gubernatorial primary. This, according to the group will go along way to ensuring easy electoral success of the party at the poll come 2019.
He said “Accepted there may be better aspirants that are vying for same position, but in the spirit of justice and fair play ,Mama Taraba should be given second chance to not only prove her worth but actualizing the wish and aspirations of both the party and Tarabans at large”
On why the group insisted on the candidature of mama Taraba, the leader of Operation Change In Taraba Hon. Umar Abbas revealed that the party must ensure that the candidacy of her Excellency Alhassan Jummai gets the party ticket as she is the most qualified candidate to contend with the ruling party come 2019.
He furthered reiterated that Mama Taraba, has mastered the political terrain of Taraba state and has gained grassroot acceptance with anticipated strategies of her opponents with a well coordinated strategies mapped out to counter the strategies of the state ruling party.
“Sen. Aisha Jummai Alhassan, may not be a saint without a flaw, all the mistakes of the past have been acknowledged, precaution measures are now put in place in order to forestall future reoccurrence”, he said.
A party faithful said” same idea that brought PMB on board today as the president of Nigeria should be applied in Aisha case considering the crowd and the votes she controlled in the last election, it is already a pointer to the fact that if given the the mandate, more votes will be gained to dislodged the incumbent government”.
Another party source said :”The new re-brand Aisha, is more repositioned, determined, vigorous, well equipped to fight the electoral battle to a conclusion” He further said that Aisha has been the headache of the PDP in the state.
An ardent supporter of APC Prince Ephraim Mbadete said “automatically is a sign of victory for us as they have been blinded by some falsehood. We can’t afford to miss this golden opportunity this time around”
Prince Ephraim Speaking further on the assertion that, APC in Taraba state will witness mass exodus in the wake Sen Aisha Jummai Alhassan is given the party ticket to flag in the coming elections as the handiwork of mischief makers to score cheap political gain.
He said” the insinuation is the propaganda of the drowning PDP who want to poison the mind of party faithful for their selfish interest”.