R-APC wants court to sack Oshiomhole, others


The Reformed All Progressive Congress, R-APC, has approached the Abuja Division of a Federal High Court, praying it to nullify the National Convention the party held on June 23.

The splinter group of the All Progressives Congress in the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/1734/18, claimed that they instituted the action on behalf of all other National Officers, States Chairmen and State Executives of the APC.

In the suit, the group urged the court to restrain Edo State former governor, Adams Oshiomhole and 52 others, from parading themselves as officers of the party on alleged account that their elections and swearing in as officers of APC was invalid, null and void.

According to the suit: “The election conducted by the Party at Eagle Square Abuja, on the 23rd day of June 2018, is invalid , null and void , particularly the purported election of the following persons into the following respective offices: “National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, National Welfare Secretary, Alhaji Ibrahim Masari, National Financial Secretary, Alhaji Tunde Bello, National Physically Challenged, Misbahu L. Didi, Zonal Secretary, North-Central Dr. Zakari Muhammed, Zonal Organising, North-Central, Ibrahim M. Abdul, Zonal Women Leader, North-Central, Hajia Hassana Abduliahi, Ex-ofiicio, North-Central, Nelson Abba, Zonal Secretary North-East Abubakar Sadiq Ajia, Ex-officio, North-East, Mallam lsah Azare, Zonal Secretary North-West Tukur A. Gusau, Zonal Organizing Secretary, North-West, Abdulmunab Muhammad.”


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