President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday formally presented the APC Flag to Zamfara state new leader of the party, Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
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According to the statement by Yusuf Idris Gusau, Director General, Media, Public Enlightenment and Communications
Government House, Gusau on
12th July, 2021 said that
Governor Matawalle who defected to the ruling APC from the PDP on June 29, was led to the president alongside his Cross River state counterpart, Ben Ayade by the Chairman of APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee and Yobe state governor, Mai-Mala Buni.
” The president expressed happiness in the new development where state governors and their large supporters are now realizing the focused leadership of his administration and joining the APC in order to change the narratives of the nation for the better.
” The governor was accompanied to the Presidential Villa by the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Nasiru Mu’azu Magarya,” the statement stated
The DG Media and Public Enlightenment noted that Matawalle has since fully joined the APC along with all members of Zamfara state House of Assembly, all three senators from the state and six out of the seven members of House of Representatives from the state.