Sokoto State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari as sole presidential candidate for the 2019 polls.
It also passed a confidence on the Chairman, Northern Senators Forum, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko as the leader of APC in the state.
These were part of decisions reached at a meeting of Sokoto APC stakeholders including executives of the party at the state and local
Government levels, Federal and state lawmakers and other party stalwarts.
Commenting at the end of the meeting, Sokoto Deputy Governor, Alhaji Ahmed Aliyu , added that the party in the state declared unflinching support to its national leadership.
Aliyu who presided over the meeting, asserted that the decision was a unanimous one.
He said the meeting expressed happiness with the exemplary manner Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko had been manning the affairs of the great party.
The Deputy Governor described him as the Iconic leader of the party in the state.
Aliyu explained that the meeting was a periodic one to brainstorm on the progress of the party, and review its general activities.
He pointed out that it was to assess the strengths and weaknesses, and chart the ways forward.