Former Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole has been elected as the current National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) after Saturday’s Party’s Convention.
Oshiomhole’s victory was announced by Governor of Jigawa State and Chairman of the Convention Committee Badaru Abubakar after some of his contestants withdrew from the race.
Notable among the contestants were former Governor of Edo State, Oserheimen Osunbor and Clement Ebri who withdrew on Thursday, citing party’s interest as reason.
The former President of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) will lead the party’s affairs ahead of the 201 General Elections.
The former President of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) will lead the party’s affairs ahead of the 201 General Elections
The other unopposed officers are ex-Governor of Ekiti State, Otunba Niyi Adebayo( Deputy National Chairman); Babatunde Ogala(National Legal Adviser); Pastor Bankole Olajuwon( National Vice Chairman, South- West); Ibrahim Masari( National Welfare Secretary); Hon. Jack Alumba( Deputy National Welfare Secretary); Tunde Bello( National Financial Secretary and others.
By Augustine Akhilomen