Former Commissioner for
Urban Development in Plateau
State, Hon Alex Kwapnoe
has rated Governor Simon
Lalong high over his efforts
at providing dividends of
democracy to the people of the
He made the disclosre in a
chat with journalists in Jos
yesterday, saying “despite the
fact that our governor has not
indicated interest to contest the
elections but for the good job
Lalong is doing, I call on the
people of the state to support
him if he decides to re-contest
the 2019 governorship election
for continuity.
He also said the Governor
Simon Lalong-led administered
had done well in bringing
dividends of democracy
to citizens of the state and
deserves a second term in
According to him, the All
Progressives Congress, APC,
governor has done well by
returning peace to the state,
and has earned the support
of majority of the people
and initiated development projects across
the 17 local
g o v e r n m e n t
K w a p n o e
added that “in
the last two years,
have been made
through the
return of peace
to the state, the
re v i t a l i s a t i o n
of moribund
i n d u s t r i e s ,
payment of
o u t s t a n d i n g
salaries and sustenance of
prompt salary
payments as well
as various road
r e h a b i l i t a t i o n s ,
among others.”
“Plateau State
is keeping to its
campaign promises.
Simon Lalong has
brought relative
stability to Plateau;
he is a leader with a
good heart. Lalong
is the first governor
that is completing
projects he
inherited from his
predecessor in the
state. I am calling on
him to contest the
2019 governorship
election for
continuity,” he said.

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