The All Progressives Congress, APC has named committees for the Party’s Edo State Governorship Primary Election and Election Appeal scheduled for Monday 22nd June and Wednesday 24th June 2020 respectively.
Governor of Imo State, Sen. Hope Uzodinma is the Chairman of the Primary Election Committee, while Sen. Ajibola Bashiru is the Secretary.
Members include Abdullahi Abass, Ibrahim Sabo, Ocho Obioma, Amina Lantana Muhammed and Gbenga Elegbeleye
For the Primary Election Appeal Committee, Prof. Mustapha Bello is the Chairman and Dr. Kayode Ajulo, Secretary.
Umar Ahmed, Nasiru Ibrahim Junju and Rasaq Mahmud Bamu are members.
The APC NWC meeting held Wednesday at the Party’s National Secretariat, in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, had 16 members, 13 of whom attended physically while three others joined online.
The APC has recognised Igo Aguma as Rivers State acting Chairman pending when new congresses will be held to elect party executive members at the ward, local government and state levels.
A statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the party, Lanre Issa-Onilu, said the decision was in compliance with the recent ruling of a High Court which declared Igo Aguma as the Party’s acting chairman in Rivers State.