By: Valentine Adese (JP),
The ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) has kick started its Zonal Campaign Rallies, using Shendam, in Shendam Local Government Area of Plateau State, the home of the incumbent Governor of the state, Barr Simon Bako Lalong, who also doubles, as the gubernatorial candidate of the party, as a starting point.
Pictures from the venue of the zonal rally, indicates that, Governor Simon Lalong, was given a heroic welcome by his people in Shendam.
Pundits are of the opinion that the Governor (Lalong) had set Shendam aglow, as he arrived the Shendam mini stadium, the venue of the rally “in style”.
Governor Simon Lalong and the APC have also flagged off the LGA campaign rally in Jos East where the Governor also received a warm welcome
To pundits, the Governor’s rally in Bassa LG, was more of an endorsement, as youths, women, elders and royal fathers came out to be counted.