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APC set for stormy NEC meeting

03 July 2015, 13:45

Abuja - The National Executive Council (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will on Friday meet to solve all the issues rocking the stability of the party, reports The Nation.

The major issue which the INEC is expected to tackle once and for all is the emergence of Bukola Saraki as the Senate President and Yakubu Dogara as the Speaker of the House of Representatives against the wishes of the party.

The crisis has split the party’s leaders following the election of Saraki and Dogara.

Also read: APC shifts caucus meeting

Sensing a turbulent NEC session, some leaders of the party on Thursday enjoined members to embrace peace and join hands in searching for solutions to the crisis eating up the APC.

The party’s National Chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun is expected to give a detailed presentation on the crisis, the extent of intervention by the party, mediation by President Muhammadu Buhari and the way out of the logjam.

The party’s NEC is made up of President Buhari, Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo; the Senate President, Bukola Saraki; Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara; the party’s national leader, Ahmed Tinubu; the party’s 22 state governors and other leaders of the party.

Read more at The Nation

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