Nearly two years after the Adams Oshiomole-led National Working Committee (NWC) was dissolved, the All Progressives Congress chose new executives to handle the party’s activities on Sunday.
Senator Abdullahi Adamu was elected National Chairman and Senator Iyiola Omisore was confirmed as National Secretary at a raucous convention held in Abuja’s Eagle Square.
Many contenders chose to resign after backroom talks, therefore the selection of CEOs was primarily done by consensus.
Muhazu Bawa Rijau (Niger) emerged as National Vice-Chairman (North-Central), while Salihu Lukman (Kaduna) was confirmed as National Vice-Chairman (North-West). Emma Eneukwu (Enugu) was confirmed as Deputy National Chairman (South)
Senator Abubakar Kyari was also confirmed as Deputy National Chairman (North), while Zainab Abubakar Ibrahim (Taraba) was confirmed as Deputy National Women Leader.