The National Working Committee, NWC, of the All Progressive Congress, APC, has confirmed Abiola Ajimobi as the Acting National Chairman of the party.
This comes after the Appeal Court in Abuja upheld the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as the National chairman of the APC.
Following this ruling, a statement by, Lanre Issa-Onilu, the Publicity Secretary, said the elevation was in line with party’s constitution.
The statement read: “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”