The National working committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC has officially dissolved its Kwara state chapter Executive Committee.
This development is coming after Senate President, Bukola Saraki announced the defection of 14 senators from the APC to the PDP last week.
The statement made available to newsmen reads:
The National Working Committee NWC) at its meeting of 30th July 2018 examined the unfolding developments within the Party in Kwara State, specifically the irregularities that characterized the conduct and outcome of the Congresses that produced the leadership of the Party at all levels (Ward, Local Government, and State).
The Committee also reviewed the actions of some leaders of the Party that emerged from the above Congress who participated in an open rally calling on the Senate President to decamp to the PDP.
‘The National Working Committee after a careful and exhaustive deliberation on this and other developments in the State Chapter of the Party, and pursuant to the provisions of Article 13.4 (XVI) and (XVII) of the Party’s Constitution invoked its power as enshrined therein and hereby resolve as follows:
To dissolve all Party organs from Ward, Local Government and State Executive of the Party in Kwara State.
- To Constitute Caretaker Committee at all levels of the Party of the Party organ at:
- a) Ward
- b) Local Government:
and c) State Executive Committees of the All Progressives Congress in Kwara State.
- That Hon. Bashi Bolarinwa shall and is hereby appointed as the Chairman of the Caretaker Committee of the State Executive Committee of APC in Kwara State.
- That this shall take immediate effect.
Dated this 30th day of July 2018.