Kogi Guber Poll: El-rufai Heads 56-APC National Campaign Council.


The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress(APC) has constituted a 56-man campaign council to lead the party’s campaign in the November 16 governorship election in Kogi State.

The campaign council led by the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-rufai is to collaborate with the campaign team of Governor Yahaya Bello, gubernatorial candidate of the APC in the election.

Some other members of the national campaign council according to a press statement signed by Barrister Emma Ibediro, National Organizing Secretary of the APC, include Governors Kayode Fayemi, Abdullahi Sule, Mai Mala Bini, Abubakar Sani Bello. Others include Ministers George Akume, Babatunde Fashola, Rauf Aregbesola

Senator Kashim Shettima, Senator Sani Musa, Hon. James Faleke, APC National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, and several other nominees are also part of the national campaign council.

Speaking to The Politico on his inclusion in the campaign council, Abdullahi Haruna, publisher of World Entourage magazine, said he felt elated to have been included in what he described as a ”star studded team”.

He thanked the leadership of the APC for his nomination to be on the national campaign team.

“I will work assiduously with others on the team to ensure the success of our mandate in the November 16 election which is to ensure that Governor Yahaya Bello is returned as elected as the Governor of the state by the grace of Allah,” Haruna, also a public commentator said.