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Defection: APC appoints Nobena acting National Publicity Secretary

Defection: APC appoints Nobena acting National Publicity Secretary

Following the defection of the National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bolaji Abdullahi, the National Working Committee, NWC appointed Yekini Nabena, the Deputy National Publicity Secretary as Acting National Publicity of the party.

In a letter of appointment signed by the National Secretary of the APC, Mai Mala Buni, addressed to Nabena, said, “I write to convey the resolution of the National Working Committee reached at its 34th Regular Meeting of 1st August, 2018, mandating you to resume duty as the Acting National Publicity Secretary with immediate effect.

“This development is sequel to the resignation from the party by Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi as the National Publicity Secretary. While wishing you success in your services to the party, please accept the assurances of our highest regards”, the letter read.

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Also, NWC of APC has cancelled the state congress earlier conducted in the Cross River State which was not in conformity with the party’s guideline and constitution.

The NWC however upheld the conduct of the ward and Local Government Area Congresses in the state which was observed by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

In the resolution signed by the National Chairman of the APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and the National Secretary, Hon.Mai Mala Buni, shortly after a meeting of the NWC Wednesday it said, “the National Working Committee at its meeting of 1st August, 2018 has reviewed the conduct of the congresses in Cross River State.

“Consequently, the National Working Committee (NWC) has approved and upheld the conduct of the ward and Local Government Area Congresses as observed by INEC.

“However, the National Working Committee (NWC) has found that the conduct of the state congress was not in conformity with the party’s constitution and guidelines. Accordingly, the National Working Committee (NWC) has voided the state congress earlier conducted and has ordered for the conduct of fresh state congress in Cross River State immediately”.