Gov. Mai Mala Buni, Chairman All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) has described Sen. James Akpanudoedehe, the committee’s secretary as a nationalist who has served the country meritoriously in various capacities.
He said this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja while felicitating
Akpanudoedehe on his 58th birthday.
Buni said the CECPC secretary had represented his constituency with dignity, giving his people an uncompromising voice and a true sense of belonging.
“You served deligently as a minister and made valuable contributions promoting good governance in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) administration, “Buni said.
He noted the commitment of Akpanudoedehe to the party’s administration and development, saying that he had demonstrated exceptional commitment and loyalty and remained a strong pillar of the CECPC.
Buni further described the life of the committe’s secretary as a sojourn of success, having achieved so much and impacting positively on the lives of the people.
He prayed God to bless Akpanudodehe with many more years, abundant health, strength and increased wisdom to continue serving humanity.
“On behalf of the CECPC and the entire membership of the APC, l congratulate you on this very auspicious occassion of your birthday anniversary” Buni said.
Also, in a seperate statement, National Directors of APC commended the contributions of Akpanudoedehe to the stability, growth and development of the party.
The statement was jointly signed by APC’s Director of Administration, Alhaji Abubakar Suleiman, Director of Publicity, Salisu Dambatta, Director of Organisation, Prof. Ussiju Medaner, Director of Welfare, Dr Anietie Ofong and Director of Finance, Abubakar Suleiman among others.
“We celebrate the National Secretary of our party for his immense contributions towards the implementation of the CECPC mandate by the party’s National Executive Committee (NEC) to achieve peace and stability.
“Creditably, the CECPC has steered the ship of party away from the precipice which could have led to the collapse of the party.
“Akpanudoedehe has continued to exhibit his ability to support our national chairman in his day to day running of our party,” the statement noted.
It added that this was inspite of challenges confronting the party because of its largeness, popularity and mass appeal.
It prayed for long life for Akpanudoedehe and wished him many happy returns as the party continues to prepare and lay the foundation for a successful and rancour free National Convention.