Govs Badaru, Ak­eredolu lead APC con­ven­tion com­mit­tee

The Punch - - FRONT PAGE - Olu­sola Fabiyi, Abuja

tHe All Pro­gres­sives congress has con­sti­tuted a 68-mem­ber Na­tional con­ven­tion com­mit­tee.

the list of the com­mit­tee mem­bers was re­leased by the party’s na­tional sec­re­tar­iat in Abuja on Sun­day.

the list in­di­cated that the Gov­er­nor of Ji­gawa State, Abubakar Badaru, will chair the com­mit­tee while the Gov­er­nor of Ondo State, Mr. Ro­timi Ak­eredolu, will be his deputy.

Se­na­tor Ben Uwa­jo­mogu was named as mem­ber/sec­re­tary.

Also listed as mem­bers of the com­mit­tee are 10 state gov­er­nors, some mem­bers of Na­tional As­sem­bly and some chief­tains of the APC.

the gov­er­nors are Rochas Oko­rocha (Imo); Kashim Shet­tima (Borno); Aminu Masari (Katsina); Abi­ola Aji­mobi (Oyo); Ibrahim Gaidam (Yobe); and Ahmed El-ru­fai (Kaduna).

Oth­ers are Simeon La­long (Plateau); Bindo Jib­rila (Adamawa); Ya­haya Bello (Kogi); and God­win Obaseki (Edo).

A for­mer Pres­i­dent of the Sen­ate, Se­na­tor Ken Nna­mani, is also a mem­ber.

the se­na­tors in the com­mit­tee are Ahmed Yer­ima, Adamu Aliero, Dan­juma Goje, Ab­dul­lahi Adamu, George Akume, sus­pended Se­na­tor Ovie Omo-agege, An­drew Uchendu, Ab­dul­lahi Dan­baba, Baba Kuka and John Enoh.

two min­is­ters, chris Ngige (Labour and Pro­duc­tiv­ity) and Mr. Uguru Usani (Niger Delta), are also on the list.

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