Ize-Iyamu applauds APC screening committee, says it’s time to bind together and close ranks
BUOYED his clearance by the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Edo State governorship primary of the party, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has expressed gratitude to the screening committee of the party for carrying out a thorough job.
In a statement on Friday in Benin by Mr John Mayaki, the Director of Communication and Media of Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu’s Campaign Organization, he said that the progress made by completing the exercise revealed the true spirit and character of the year party premised on a bold insistence on fairness, accountability, and transparency.
The former Secretary to Edo State Government said: “I wish to send my deepest gratitude to all the members of our great party, the All Progressives Congress, for joyful cooperation that led to a seamless but thorough screening exercise.”
Having passed the screening tests, Ize-Iyamu expressed his consistent readiness to take the will of the party as the ultimate, regarding its laws and principles as the supreme guide for the execution of its affairs and assignments.
The APC governorship aspirant noted: “I urge all the members of our party whose indefatigable commitment, loyalty, and cooperation has led to the success we experienced in recent times, to remain focused and committed to our general ambition as a party, and in the same vein pursuant of our personal political dreams in light of our progressive philosophy.”
“As we prepare for the primaries and the election itself, it is time we bind together and close ranks, remembering that the greatest goal is the progress of Edo State, the moving forward of our great homeland, and the betterment of life for all of its people.”
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