Nda-Isaiah Obtains APC Membership Card, to Contest for Presidency
The Chairman of Leadership Newspapers, Mr. Sam Nda-Isaiah, and
Presidential Aspirant of the All progressive Congress (APC) has stated
that the APC is the only solution to the numerous political problems
According to Nda-Isaiah, who spoke to Journalists after his registration
yesterday at Gofar –Dogara Mainadi in Makera ward of Chanchaga Local
Government Area of Niger State, he joined politics to offer a direction
and chart a new course for the country.
He stated that “the country is nose-diving as a result of the corruption
of the People's Democratic Party (PDP)” adding that the APC is a party
that would bring the needed change for Nigerians.
The Chairman, who was accompanied by the Niger state APC registration
Committee Chairman Zakeri Angulu, the secretary of the Committee, Sabo
Mohammed, as well as the Director General SAM4NIGERIA, Mallam Bala Garba,
was issued card Number 0100402 as the second person to be registered in
“What made me come into Nigeria politics is because Nigeria needs
direction we cannot continue on this path, there is need for a new
direction and that is why I have joined the race to bring that change”, he
When asked what his relationship with Buhari was and why he had to go into
the race knowing that Buhari might still be interested, he said, “Buhari
has always been my boss and will remain my boss but I am not thinking the
way you are thinking. We talk from time to time and I have already told
him my intention”.
He stated that besides, Buhari has not declared that he is interested to
run for any position yet “Buhari has not said he is going to contest yet
but I am going to contest”, while stating that he joined APC because it is
the only progressive party in Nigeria.
Mr. Nda-Isaiah later visited the party secretariat located at off Zarumai
Road Minna with other party members where he was received by the
representative of the party executives Attairu Musa Abubakar.