Dan Nwafor, a factional chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Imo State, has accused the Nationwide Caretaker Committee of the social gathering led by Malam Buni of trying to make use of the brand new registration of members to divide the social gathering.
Nwafor raised the alarm whereas briefing journalists in Owerri final weekend.
He disclosed that his management within the State had sued the Nationwide Caretaker Committee over plans to embark on contemporary registration of social gathering members throughout the nation, in a bid to sideline some integral members of the social gathering.
Nwafor confirmed journalists a replica of the court docket paper dated January 20, 2021, which was filed on the Excessive Courtroom of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
The claimants within the swimsuit are Nwafor and elected officers of Imo APC, whereas the defendants are the APC and Senator Akpan Udoedehe.
The claimants are praying the court docket to, amongst others, declare that it’s their proper, as elected officers of the Imo APC, to obtain from the APC nationwide headquarters, the paperwork for use for the contemporary registration of social gathering members within the state.
They’re praying the court docket to make “an order of injunction restraining the defendants, the Nationwide Working Committee, the Nationwide Govt Committee and or any nationwide officers of the social gathering from derogating or interfering with the features of the claimants because the elected officers of the All Progressives Congress, Imo State chapter.”
Nwafor mentioned although it took braveness to combat impunity within the social gathering, he would pursue the swimsuit to a logical conclusion.