Former All Progressives Congress (APC) Deputy Nationwide Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, has stated the dissolution of the celebration’s Nationwide Working Committee (NWC) was not a witch-hunt.
Naija Information experiences that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led NEC had dissolved the APC NWC.
Governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni was appointed because the Chairman Caretaker/Extraordinary Conference Committee of the celebration.
Following the NEC’s determination, members of the sacked NWC had threatened to pull the celebration’s highest decision-making physique to court docket.
The dissolved NWC said that Chief Victor Giadom, a former Nationwide Secretary of the celebration, had no authority to convene a Nationwide Govt Committee assembly.
The 18 members of the NWC referred to Article 25(B) which states the officer(s) of the celebration empowers to convene a NEC assembly, submitting that Giadom fell in need of the supply of the celebration structure to summon the assembly.
However in a u-turn, the aggrieved NWC members introduced that they’ve dropped plans to strategy the court docket.
In an announcement, Nabena appealed to aggrieved members of the celebration to stick to Buhari’s attraction.
He stated: “Perceived fears of a witch hunt is misplaced. The APC Caretaker/Further-Atypical Conference Planning Committee headed by the Governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni has been given a mandate by the APC NEC to reform our celebration and guarantee unity throughout celebration ranks.
“There will be contestation which isn’t uncommon in a political group, however the activity earlier than us now’s to assist APC Caretaker/Further-Atypical Conference Planning Committee to settle our variations and convey the much-needed reconciliation and peace to our pricey celebration at this level.
“The chief of our celebration, President Muhammadu Buhari has known as on celebration members to withdraw circumstances towards the celebration in court docket. It’s a welcome growth that many members have begun adhering to the president’s name. I urge different members and teams to do the identical for the expansion and unity of our celebration.”