September 1, 2021

Congresses: APC approves inauguration of Ward executives


By Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved the inauguration of Ward executives who were elected at the recently concluded nationwide Ward Congresses.

The decision was part of the resolutions reached at the 16th Meeting of the APC’s Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee CECPC held Thursday at the Buhari House, its National Secretariat.

In a terse statement after the meeting, National Secretary of the CECPC, Senator John James Akpanudoedehe said the party has also approved the commencement of its local government congresses.

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He said; “The All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) ratifies and adopts the results of the Party’s nationwide Ward Congresses held on Saturday, July 31st, 2021.

“Accordingly, the CECPC approves the immediate inauguration of Ward Executives by state caretaker committees.

“The CECPC hereby directs that the conduct of nationwide Local Government Congresses proceeds accordingly by Saturday September 4th, 2021 as contained in the official timetable/schedule of activities released the party”.

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