APC national chairman suspends congress in Oyo over Irregularities
The national leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced the suspension of the ongoing State Congress in Oyo State due to information regarding the forging of documents meant to conduct the exercise.
Governor of Yobe State and Chairman, Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, Hon Mai Mala Buni, gave the order in a statement signed by the party’s National Secretary Senator John James Akpanudoedehe, Saturday morning.
According to the statement, the suspension became necessary to ensure the credibility of the process leading to the emergence of new leaders in Oyo State.
The statement affirmed that APC under governor Mai Mala Buni will not tolerate acts of indiscipline and fraudulent manipulation of processes of any kind.
“It has become necessary to suspend the ongoing State Congress exercise in Oyo State due to information regarding the forging of documents meant to conduct this exercise.
“The national chairman has however ordered the Oyo State Congress Committee to return to the National Secretariat for further briefing,” the statement said.
The All Progressives Congress also assured teeming party members of a level playing ground and justice at all times.