10 February 2021 By Josiah Buzun
The Minister for Women Affairs, Dame Pauline Tallen, has called on Nigerian women and youths, to fully participate in the ongoing membership revalidation and registration of the All Progressives Congress, APC, so as enjoy dividends of democracy.
The minister was speaking shortly after revalidating her APC membership registration at her GRA ‘B’ Ward in Shendam Local Government Area of Plateau State.
She stressed that, without the registration, one can neither be elected nor appointed for any position in the government, and for the youths, having membership of the political party would enable them to fully enjoy the Not Too Young To Run Law signed by President Muhammad Buhari.
Chairman of the APC National Revalidation and Registration Committee in Plateau State Honourable Musa Mahmud maitained that, the essence of the exercise was to prevent Nigerians from being disenfranchised, noting that if for any reason, the registration officers disallow any body to register, at any registration point, they shall be penalised.
APC caretaker chairman in Plateau state Latep Dabang, represented by the financial secretary of the party in the state, Ustaz Ibrahim Barkin Ladi, assured that all arrangements had been put in place to ensure a hitch exercise.
The minister who was accompanied by top party officials was earlier at the Long Gamai’s Palace to seek for his royal blessings, where he commended president Muhammad Buhari for approving the Federal Polytechnic Shendam, is sited in his domain.