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Tinubu May Not Be In Attendance As APC NEC Meets Today: See List Of Eligible Members

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The National Executive Committee meeting of the All Progressives Congress is scheduled for today Thursday June 25, 2020 at the instance of the Acting National Chairman of the party, Victor is scheduled to hold on .

President yesterday gave assurences that he would participate in the meeting with at least, 140 other members of the party members expected to be in attendance in accordance with provisions of the party’s constitution.

We gather that the national leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, may not be physically present in the meeting due to eligibility issues.

The officers and elected members of the party, who are eligible to attend the meeting are, according to the party constitution are:

(i) National Chairman

(ii) Deputy National Chairman (North)

(iii) Deputy National Chairman (South)

(iv) National Secretary

(v) Deputy National Secretary

(vi) Six National Vice Chairman, one from each geopolitical zone

Ahmed Lawan, Senate President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

(vii) National Legal Adviser

(viii) Deputy National Legal Adviser

(ix) National Treasurer

(x) Deputy National Treasurer

Victor Giadom, Acting National Chairman of the party

(xii) National Financial Secretary

(xiii) Deputy Financial Secretary

(xiv) National Organising Secretary

(xv) National Publicity Secretary

(xvi) Deputy National Publicity Secretary

(xvii) National Welfare Secretary

(xviii) Deputy National Welfare Secretary

(xix) National Auditor

(xx) Deputy National Auditor

(xxi) National Women Leader

(xxii) Deputy National Women Leader

(xxiii) National Youth Leader

(xxiv) Deputy National Youth Leader

(xxv) Special (physically challenged) Leader

(xxvi) Zonal Secretary

(xxvii) Zonal Youth Leader

(xxviii) Zonal Organising Secretary

(xxix) Zonal Women Leader

(xxx) States Chairmen

Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker, Federal House of Representatives

(xxxi) The President and Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, who are members of the party.

(xxxii) President of the Senate and Deputy President of the Senate, Who are members of the party

(xxxiii) Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, who are members of the party

Lawal Shaibu, Deputy National Chairman (South)

(xxxiv) Governors of the states of the Federation, who are members of the party

(xxxv) Majority of Minority Leader, Party Whip and their deputies in the Senate and House of Representatives, who are members of the party.

(xxxvi) Two serving Senators from each geopolitical zone of the country, who are members of the party, to be nominated by the Senators from such zone

(xxxvii) Three members of the House of Representatives from each geopolitical zone of the country, who are members of the party, to be nominated by the members from such zone

Atiku Bagudu, Chairman, Progressive Governors Forum

(xxxviii) Six Ex-officio members,box whom, one each shall be elected by the National Convention from each of the six geopolitical zones of the country

(xxxix) Serving Chairmen, Deputy Chairmen and Secretary of the Board of Trustees (BOT)

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Gunmen scatter scheduled COVID-19 meeting in Kogi, steal documents, destroy offices

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Unknown gunmen on Wednesday attacked staff of the Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja who were planning a press conference to pressure the Federal Government into establishing a COVID-19 screening centre in the state.

We gathered that the gunmen shot sporadically into the air to scare people away, then went to the records and admin department where they seized laptops and destroyed a few things. They ransacked the Medical Director’s office, too.

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Horror on the loose: kidnapper who kills and deposits bodies of victims in septic tank arrested in Rivers

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Horror on the loose: kidnapper who kills and kills and deposits bodies of victims arrested in Rivers

The Rivers State Police Command said its Anti-kidnapping Unit has arrested a notorious kidnapper and serial killer, Anthony Ndubuisi, during a sting operation. 

Ndubuisi, who hails from Imo State but resides in Umuebulu Etche Local Council Area of Rivers, has carried out several kidnappings and killings of victims including three foreign nationals and a Nigerian.

A statement by the command said, “Operatives of the Anti-kidnapping Unit in a sting operation yesterday 29/6/20202 at about 1330hrs, arrested a notorious kidnapper and serial killer, one Anthony Ndubuisi from Ngo-Okpala in Imo State but who resides at Umuebulu Etche LGA. 

“The suspect, who was arrested through intelligence, upon interrogation confessed to have carried out several kidnappings and killings of his victims including three foreign nationals and a Nigerian. The recent, being the kidnapping and killing of one Ajumiene Offor, who was lured from Aba to his house for a business transaction but kidnapped and killed on 9/6/2020.”

However, during the course of investigation, the suspect led policemen to his house at Umuebulu where he pointed to a septic tank that contained the bodies of his victims. 

“On exhumation, we recovered three human skulls and decomposing body of his recent victim. 

“They have been evacuated and taken to the mortuary for autopsy,” the police statement added.

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