ADEOLA AJAYI, EKITI
With serious controversy in the Apex post of APC National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole, facing series of criticism, havock in the party despite different trial from the court of law, In attempt to move the party it was disclosed to CMM earlier APC appoint Senator Abiola Ajimobi as its acting National Chairman. Ajmobi still suffering with series of illness and also a victim of Covid-19.
This followed the decision of an Appeal Court in Abuja to uphold the earlier suspension of the party’s substantive Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, by of a lower court.
This was contained a statement signed by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu in Abuja.
the NWC “has received the news indicating the Appeal Court has upheld the suspension of the Party’s National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole by an FCT High Court pending the determination of the substantive suit.
“Guided by advice from the Party’s legal department in line with the provisions of Section 14.2. (iii) of the Party’s constitution, the Deputy National Chairman (South), Sen. Abiola Ajimobi, will serve as the Party’s Acting National Chairman.
“According to Section 14.2. (iii),of the APC constitution, the Deputy National Chairman, North/South “Shall act as the National Chairman in the absence of the National Chairman from his zone”.