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APC in fresh crisis over N’Assembly posts

19 June 2015, 10:15

Abuja - Fresh crisis is brewing in the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the sharing of principal offices in the Senate, reports Punch.

The fresh crisis followed another attempt by some party chieftains to select those to occupy the positions of the Senate Leader, Deputy Senate leader, Chief Whip of the Senate and the Deputy Senate Whip.

Also read: APC slams calls for Buhari to retire

While the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki has recommended to the APC National Working Committee (NWC) that the positions be allocated to the zones, some chieftains of the party, especially those from the South-West, want them filled by the party’s hierarchy.

A meeting called by the party’s NWC on Thursday to resolve the issue  failed to agree on the modalities for sharing the positions.

Read more at Punch.

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