COURT DISMISSES SUIT CHALLENGING APC CONDUCT OF KOGI GUBER PRIMARY THROUGH INDIRECT ELECTIONS

A Federal High Court in Abuja in Abuja has dismissed two suits filed by some members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State in relation to the disputes over the party’s leadership and its choice of mode of primary to be adopted for selecting candidate for the forthcoming governorship election. In two judgments on Monday, Justice Taiwo Taiwo dismissed both suits marked: FHC/ABJ/CS/581/2018 and FHC/ABJ/CS/833/2019. The first suit, filed by Haddy Augu Ametuo and another, prayed the court to determine the true leaders of the party from the…

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KOGI APC STAKEHOLDERS SUE PARTY LEADERSHIP OVER ADOPTION OF INDIRECT PRIMARIES

Some stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State have sued the National Working Committee (NWC) on the adoption of indirect primary for the selection of the party’s candidate for the governorship poll holding on November 16, 2019. This was just as they warned that the party may be heading for the Zamfara experience should the NWC insist on indirect primary to pick its candidate for the state. In the Originating Summons filed by their lawyer, Oluwole Aladedoye, at the Federal High Court in Abuja, the plaintiffs are…

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KOGI APC VICE CHAIRMAN IS DEAD

Ropo Asala, the Vice Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State has died at the age of 54 years. The APC in a statement issued in Lokoja on Sunday said that Mr Asala died at his Egbe hometown in Yagba West Local Government in the evening of July 13. According to the statement, the death of Mr Asala came as a rude shock and a tragedy to the party. The statement signed by the state Publicity Secretary of APC, Jibril Abu, commiserated with the family, friends and…

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