It’s no longer news that All Progressive Congress (APC) in Benue State is currently in deep crisis following the zoning of leadership formulas which seen to favor a particular person, area and constituents. This tussle is not limited to but includes both at ward, Local, State level.
This unfortunate events arises when most concerned party faithful are working tirelessly to ensure that the party whistle power from the ruling party (PDP) in the state come 2023 general election. The reasons was to give the state new face of leadership and development. Truly; politics is a game of interest. Today the interest of some people in the party had overshadowed party interest which led to the latest crack in APC, Benue State chapter.
The fact remain that, it’s not yet too late for the party to regain her lost glory now that the party is yet to elect state Chairman of the party. Some political analysis describe the recent decisions of the party stakeholders meeting held at Double K, Otukpo zoning the chairman position to Apa/Agatu as a welcome development which will definitely dough the tension arise from the initial stand of some leader which favor Austin Agada who from same axis (Ogbadibo) with the current state Chairman of the party Abah Yaro who’s have been enjoying the office for the past 8years.
Before the outcome of the party stakeholders meeting, some notable party faithful from Apa /Agatu have already shown interest to lead the party. Among them are : Hon. Jacob Oyaje, Barr. Omale Omale, Hon. Ameh Udoh and Hon. Solomon Danjuma Oche.
Among all the candidates contesting, they are all tasted, tested and find out that they are GOOD for the top state job of the party but at this trying time of APC in Benue State what needed is the ‘BEST’ hand to pilots it affair in ensuring that the narrative is change. And the most qualified and capable aspirant is HON. JACOB OYAJE.
In his recent chat with Newsmen, Hon. Jacob Oyaje revealed that it is high time for APC in Benue state to bring the party structure into limelight before 2023 even though is not controlling the state government. He further stated that this can only be achieve when a Progressive minded person with midas touch, innovative and creative ideas become a leader of the party in Benue State. Hon. Oyaje who was bitter about the fortune of party in state said he is the most qualified candidate for job with his exceptional transformation policies and programs the party will make different.
Having examine the credibility of all the contestants of the chairmanship race; Hon. Jacob Oyaje is the ‘BEST’man for the job. He is a grassroot mobilizer, advocate for youths and women inclusiveness in government, an entrepreneur fully equips with high leadership skills and experience. With the success record so far by APC leadership of the party in the state it calls for total restructure and re-organise it activities that will looks more attractive to all members and non-members of the party. But this can’t be achieve when a self-centered with no leadership focus is giving opportunity to pilots the party affair. Thinking Progressive is a way to go.
The future of the All Progressive Congress as major opposition political party in Benue State is bright and admirable if the opportunity is giving to Hon. Jacob Oyaje. The motive behind his aspirations is to introduce new and bring transformative idea that will make APC to become the party to be in the state. In nutshell Hon. Jacob Oyaje will be guilded by principle of accountability, fairness, transparency and effectiveness
Interestingly, with the acceptance of Hon. Jacob Oyaje aspirations by most of the party faithful and stakeholders in state clearly signify that the party is ready for next level.
Supporting Hon. Jacob Oyaje is sure victory for APC in Benue State. Time to get it right is now.