The new acting chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Mai Mala Buni has given an indication that the national convention of the party could be held between now and December.
Answering reporters’ questions today, June 25, shortly after he was picked to lead the party as well as organize the convention, Mai Mala Buni, who is the Yobe State Governor, said that the duration of office to which he had been appointed is for six months.
He said that it within this period that “we will do whatever we can as enshrined in our constitution and ensure that we strengthen the party and cap it up with the convention.”
He said that as a former two time national secretary of the party, he knew it very well.
“It’s all about doing justice to every member of the party because without justice there won’t be peace. It is all about team play. I am a team player. I have a capable team that can work with me.
He said that his belief if that “if you don’t manage crisis, obviously crisis will manage you.
“So, I won’t allow any crisis to fester henceforth.”
The acting chairman described Asiwaju Bola Tinubu a founding father of the party, adding that they were together with him in the effort to rescue it.
“Nobody is happy with the situation under which the party is now operating because we are in court for various problems and crisis. So, nobody is targeted and it is against nobody . Asiwaju is one of the leaders of this party and a founding father of the party.”