UPDATE: APC Extends Buni-led Caretaker Committee’s tenure.*Ekiti APC Inaugurates Congress Electoral Committee

 

 All Progressives Congress (APC) has extended the tenure of Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, who is the Chairman of the Party’s Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee.

Mamman Mohammed, Director-General, Press and Media Affairs to Gov. Buni, confirmed this in  a statement on Friday.

The caretaker committee was put together on June 25, 2020, following the sack of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the party, by a court.

It was given the mandate to stabilise the party and organise a convention to usher in a new National Working Committee (NWC) of the ruling party within six months.

However, its tenure was extended by six months.

A chieftain of the APC, Chief Jackson Lekan Ojo, had earlier confirmed to Daily Trust that the tenure of the committee would be extended by another six months.

“They have already extended their timeline by six months internally. They are trying to see if they can resolve some internal wrangling.”

Below is a full list of members of the committee.

Governor Mai Bala Buni (Yobe) Chairman
Isiaka Oyetola, Governor Osun (South West)
Ken Nnamani (South East)
Stella Okorete – Women Rep
Governor Sani Bello (North Central)
Dr. James Lalu (Physically challenged)
Sen. Abubakar Yusuf (Senate Rep)
Hon. Akinyemi Olaide (House of Reps)
David Lyon (South South)
Abba Ari (North West)
Prof. Tahir Mamman (North East)
Ismail Ahmed (Youths)
Sen. Akpan Udoedehe (Secretary)

Ekiti APC Inaugurates Congress Electoral Committee

The All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Ekiti state today inaugurated an Electoral Committee to oversee the forth coming Congresses.

The seven members committee, is headed by Chief Samuel Abejide and has Alhaja Maryam Ogunlade as a representative of the women folk.

Other members are Chief Abiodun Aluko, Bashorun Odetola, Alhaji Babatunde Onipede, Hon Akindele Femi, and Hon Adumo Sunday.

The Chairman of the Party, Barrister Paul Omotoso performed the inauguration ceremony at the party Secretariat in Ado Ekiti.

The Chairman announced that the the committee will assist members of the National Congress Committee assigned to the state to monitor and coordinate congresses in the state.

The Electoral Committee will also ensure that the congresses are hitch free and successful.

Chief Omotoso, while enumerating the importance of the assignment, charged the Committee members to be above board and show commitment

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