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Orji Kalu Urges APC To Postpone Convention, Calls for Simultaneous Presidential Primaries

A file photograph of former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu.

 

The Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, has urged the National Chairman Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Governor Mai Mala Buni, and members of the planning committee to contemplate suspending the sooner scheduled plan of holding a National conference in February 2022.

In a letter addressed to the nationwide chairman, Senator Kalu, warned that holding the conference in February with out checking out the minor disagreements that arose through the congress would result in an implosion.

He famous that some states are embroiled in disaster with a number of factions and it is very important put into consideration the implications of those factions throughout and after elections.

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Senator Kalu additional said that it could be devastating to proceed with the conference with out settling the variations in numerous states and, type out the problems of zoning which can’t be addressed in two months.

He stated it is very important first postpone the conference with all peace and reconciliation equipment absolutely put in place.

Senator Kalu additionally proposed {that a} simultaneous occasion of getting the presidential major and election of National Working Committee (NWC) members on the identical day and venue to keep away from rancour and litigations.

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