One of those laying claim to the position of the acting National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr. Victor Giadom, has expressed his support for the dissolution of the party’s National Working Committee.
It was reported that the decision was reached at a virtual National Executive Council meeting held on Thursday.
Reacting to the development, Giadom promised to standby the NEC’s decision, while urging all warring members of the party to sheathe their swords, as advised by President Muhammadu Buhari.
“My take on the outcome of today’s APC NEC meeting: I had earlier said that the collective decision of the entire NEC will prevail in today’s meeting. I also promised to stand by any decision decided.
“President Buhari, in his remarks recommend the immediate discontinuation of all pending litigations involving the party and its members; ratifying the primary election conducted in Edo State.
“Dissolving the current National Working Committee, and appointing caretaker/Extra-ordinary Convention Planning committee for the party.
“President Buhari informed NEC members that in order to return to the “winning ways’’, the APC must maintain cohesion by closing its ranks.
“The NEC meeting adopted all the recommendations by President Buhari, and appointed the Governor of Yobe State, Mallam Mai Buni, as Caretaker National Chairman, while Senator John Akpanudoede was designated Caretaker National Secretary,” he wrote via Twitter.