APC CRISIS CONTINUES AS NABENA SAYS HE’S ACTING NATIONAL PUBLICITY SECRETARY

…he’s chasing shadows-Issa-Onilu John Alechenu, Abuja The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress Mr. Yekini Nabena, on Sunday announced himself as the party’s acting National Publicity Secretary. He explained that his action was based on a subsisting court order issued by a Sokoto High Court restraining the party from appointing or electing “Mallam Lanre Isa-Onilu or any member” into office except through a National Convention as enshrined in the APC constitution. A Sokoto High Court had last week issued an interim injunction following an application filed by…

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COURT BARS APC NWC FROM STOPPING NEC MEETING SCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY

Oladimeji Ramon The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja has restrained the National Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress, Babatunde Ogala; the National Publicity Secretary, Lanre Issa-Onilu; and Waziri Bulama from taking any steps to disrupt the meeting of the APC National Executive Committee, convened by the party’s National Working Committee and scheduled for March 17. The court, in a ruling by Justice S.U. Bature, made the restraining order on Wednesday following an ex parte application by one Mustapha Salihu. The court also made an order “compelling…

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OSHIOMHOLE REMAINS SUSPENDED SAYS APC DEP. NATIONAL SECRETARY

John Alechenu, Abuja The Deputy National Secretary of the APC, Chief Victor Giadom, on Sunday, insisted that the party’s National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole remains suspended. He said this in a statement he signed and made available to the media in Abuja. According to him, a court of competent jurisdiction suspended the chairman and that decision still subsists. Giadom said the scheduled National Executive Council meeting which is slated for March 17th will go ahead as planned noting that a notice to the contrary jointly signed by the party’s National Legal…

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DONT GO NEAR APC SECRETARIAT OR ANY PARTY FUNCTION, IGP WARNS OSHIOMHOLE

Ndubuisi Ugah, Johnchuks Onuanyim, Cajetan Mmuta,  The web of crisis surrounding the embattled National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday got more entangled as the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, warned the former labour leader against showing up at the party’s national secretariat or moving near any formal function of the party in an official capacity. The IGP had given Oshiomhole the stern warning in obeisance to an order of an Abuja High Court, which gave an interlocutory order restraining Oshiomhole from parading himself…

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APC CAN HANDLE EDO CRISIS SAYS PRESIDENCY

Oshiomhole insists Shaibu organised attack John Ameh, Kamarudeen Ogundele and Sola Shittu The Presidency has said the All Progressives Congress is capable of handling the crisis in its Edo State chapter. The Presidency’s position came on Sunday, barely 24 hours after the raging political dispute between the National Chairman of the party, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, and the Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, turned violent on Saturday. Before Saturday’s  attacks, violence broke out in Ivbaro, in the Owan East Local government area of Edo State as an armed group…

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OBASEKI VS OSHIOMHOLE: GOVERNORS QUEUE BEHIND EDO GOVERNOR

Consider APC, Edo’s Interests, Osunbor Appeals To Warring Parties Temidayo Akinsuyi, Lagos As the political crisis between Governor Godwin Obaseki and his predecessor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, continues to deepen, state governors under the aegies of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) are throwing their weight behind Obaseki, who is one of their own, Daily Independent has gathered. Speaking with our correspondent on Wednesday, one of the members of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) from the North-West of the country, said many of the governors are backing Obaseki on account of…

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WHY WE GAVE OSHIOMHOLE 10 DAYS ULTIMATUM- COMMITTEE OF APC CHAIRMEN

The Forum of All Progressives Congress (APC) state chairmen has given a 10-day ultimatum to the Comrade Adams Oshiomhole-led National Working Committee (NWC) to address their concerns. The forum’s chairman, Ali Bukar Bolari, told Daily Trust that the ultimatum started from September 23 this year. He said members of the NWC are expected to address their concerns, including the neglect of members of the party after the 2019 general elections. “ We want the NWC to take care of our members who laboured to ensure the victory of our party…

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SENATOR ABE: APC HUMILIATING ME DESPITE MY ROLE IN BIRTHING THE PARTY IN RIVERS

A former lawmaker representing of Rivers Southeast Senatorial District in the 7th and 8th Senate, Magnus Abe, has cried out over what he described as “miseries, humiliations and attacks” he is alleged suffering in his party, the All Progressives Congress APC. Abe said that him and others put their lives on the line to birth the party in Rivers State. The former lawmaker and governorship aspirant, further stated that he was facing oppression in the hands of the friend. Abe made his claims in a statement he shared on Facebook…

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MORE TROUBLES FOR APC AS SENATOR ABE’S SUPPORTERS REJECT OSHIOMHOLE’S RECONCILIATION PLAN

There seems to be no respite for APC in Rivers The supporters of Senator Magnus Abe have said they would not participate in the forthcoming All Progressives Congress (APC) Ward, Local Government Area (LGA) and State congresses in Rivers. They made the disclosure in a communique issued on Wednesday after a meeting of Senator Abe’s supporters in Port Harcourt. Recall that the APC National Chairman had announced the forthcoming Congresses with a view to settling the rift in the Rivers state chapter of the party. Coordinator of the group, Mr.…

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