The All Progressives Congress, APC, Chairmen’s Forum has urged aggrieved parties in the ongoing National Assembly leadership wrangling to embrace the peace and re-conciliatory moves by President Mohammadu Buhari and national leadership of the party.
“We are urging all the aggrieved NASS members to embrace dialogue and the reconciliatory move being championed by Mr. President, and the national leadership of our great party, for the sake of national interest and APC.
The progressive chairmen, in a statement signed by its publicity secretary and Enugu state chairman of the party, Dr. Ben Nwoye and made available to newsmen in Enugu, expressed concern over the crisis arising from the election of the leadership of the 8th National Assembly.
It disclosed that the chairmen met recently in Abuja for four days, to deliberate on the internal crisis, adding that “during the period, we engaged in a re-conciliatory meeting with the leadership of the party, in an attempt to seek resolution to the dispute.”
According to the statement, the meeting which was presided over by the Forum’s acting chairman, Alhaji Umar Haruna Muhammed of Kano state, hailed the efforts made by President Buhari and the leadership of the party towards laying the crisis to rest.
“We wish to align ourselves with the reconciliatory steps taken so far by Mr. President and the leadership of the party. We want to also call on all parties to corporate with the party leadership and Mr. President in the reconciliation.
“It is our prayer therefore that this matter would be resolved expeditiously in the interest of the nation,” the statement said.
The APC chairmen however stressed the need for a one harmonious and happy APC family.
The Forum pledged its continued and unalloyed support to President Buhari government and the national chairman of the party, John Odigie-Oyegun.

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