The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has named the immediate former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi as Acting National Chairman.
The decision was reached after received the news indicating the Appeal Court has upheld the suspension of the Party’s National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole by an FCT High Court pending the determination of the substantive suit.
According to the statement by the party’s NWC, guided by advice from the Party’s legal department in line with the provisions of Section 14.2. (iii) of the Party’s constitution, the Deputy National Chairman (South), Sen. Abiola Ajimobi will serve as the Party’s Acting National Chairman.
According to Section 14.2. (iii),of the APC constitution, the Deputy National Chairman, North/South “Shall act as the National Chairman in the absence of the National Chairman from his zone”.
Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu
National Publicity Secretary
All Progressives Congress (APC)