Following the controversies surrounding the candidature of the senatorial seat of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kaduna Central senatorial zone, Comrade Shehu Sani who is the current senator representing the zone on the platform of APC, has resigned his membership of the party.
Senator Sani, has been in a long running battle with the state governor Nasir el-Rufai, over his criticism of government policies in the state which led to the Governor anointing his political aide, Uba Sani to replace him.
Special Adviser on Media to Shehu Sani, Abdulsamad Chima-amadi, confirmed to Newsweb Express that his principal has sent his resignation letter to the party’s ward executives.
His resignation letter obtained by Newsweb Express, reads;
“I present to you my highest compliments and wish by this communication to formally offer to you my resignation from the All Progressives Congress (APC),” read the resignation letter.
“l had joined the APC and remained with it against all odds in the belief that it will constitute a veritable platform for the realization of those democratic ideals which I hold very dear, that honor and integrity will be the ultimate ethos of the patty and, most importantly, that internal party democracy will always be the norm. However, only posterity can affirm the extent to which the APC has committed to and reflected these values.
“As I exit the APC at this point in time. I wish to formally thank the party for availing me the platform upon which I am currently serving this country in the honoured capacity of Senator of the Federal Republic.
“I wish the party well in all her future endeavors and ask sir, that you please accept the assurance of my highest considerations.”