OBIORA IFOH, Abuja
The controversy surrounding the method to be adopted in the selection process of its leaders by the All Progressives Congress (APC) has continued to elicit varied reactions with Senator Shehu Sani from Kaduna State urging the party to insist on direct primaries.
Timi Frank, the immediate past Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has officially dumped the party.The former APC spokesperson, who stated this in a statement he personally signed on Friday, however, assured Nigerians that he will continue to speak against “injustice, intimidation, political persecution, criminalization of all opponents of the ruling APC.”
The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani has said that he and other aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, will quit the party if the identified challenges were not resolved.
Hon. Imoudu Sule, father of controversial preacher, Apostle Johnson Suleiman, has publicly warned his son to stop criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, has insisted that the position of National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is still open despite the endorsement of former governor Adams Oshiomhole for the position by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have said that it was not compulsory for President Muhammadu Buhari to preside over the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting.
Abu Ibrahim, the senator representing Katsina South, and Amiru Tukur, the member representing Bakori/Danja Federal constituency in the House of Representatives narrowly escaped mob action at a political event organised by the Katsina State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Saturday in Funtua.
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EBOJELE AKHERE PATRICK, Benin
The Edo State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Benin on Friday upheld the election of Governor Godwin Obaseki, declaring that the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, to be declared winner of the election lacked merit.