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APC sets up committee to investigate crisis rocking Kaduna chapter


The National Working Committee (NWC) of the
ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has set up a three-man committee to investigate the crisis rocking the its Kaduna state.
In a statement on Thursday at the end of its meeting the party expressed regrets over happenings in Kaduna.
The statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, said “the unfolding situation in Kaduna State is deeply regrettable and request all parties in the disagreement to maintain utmost decorum and give opportunity for true reconciliation.”
There had been prolong disagreement with leading members of the party on one side and the state governor Mallam Nasir El-Rufai leading to the emergence of factions in the state chapter.
El-Rufai had on Monday demolished the secretariat of the faction led by Hunkuyi on the pretext that land use laws were violated and that ground rent had not been paid since 2010.
The statement said the three-man committee led by the Deputy National Chairman (South) and former governor of Ondo state, Segun Oni, is to embark on a fact-finding mission to Kaduna State with a view to identifying the remote and immediate causes of the disagreement and the circumstance that led to the demolition of the house of Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi.
The committee is expected to report back to the NWC within a week.
Other members of the committee, according to the statement, are the National Auditor, Chief George Moghalu and National Woman Leader, Hajia Rahmatu Alliyu.
Also on the leadership tussle in Kogi state, the NWC reaffirms that Alhaji Haddy Ametuo remains the Chairman of the APC in the state until the appropriate organ of the party decides otherwise in accordance with the party’s constitution.
The statement said the NWC meeting which lasted for about seven hours was led by the National Chairman of the Party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and was attended by majority of the NWC members.


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