All Progressive Congress
A Federal High Court in Abuja has held that Senator Godswill Akpabio can retain his office as the senator representing Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District because he did not defect from the People’s Democratic Party to the ruling All Progressive Congress.
Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu and his party, All Progressive Congress (APC) have objected to a prosecution witness, Mr Adedipe Adegboyaga, who was brought to testify in a case filed by Olusegun Abraham, challenging the emergence of Akeredolu as the governor of the state.
There was pandemonium at the National Secretariat of the All Progressive Congress on Wednesday morning, when youths of the party in Abuja besieged the premises to protest direct primaries declared by the party for the Federal Capital Territory, FCT.
Contrary to the position of National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress, Adams Oshiomole, that Senate President Bukola Saraki, must be removed, Senator Representing Ondo Central Senatorial District, Omotayo Alasoadura, on Monday said he is not aware of any plot to remove Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu.