FACE-OFF: APC In Make Or Mar NEC Meeting
The National Executive Council (NEC) of the All Progressive Congress (APC) is scheduled to meet on Friday, July 3, 2015.
The meeting is reported to be the first of its kind since the party recorded victory in the March 28th presidential elections.
It would be recalled that the party has been rocked with crises emanating from the election of principal office holders at the national assembly. Analyst say the outcome of the NEC meeting would either break the party or lauch it into a part of recovery.
Expected to be present at the meeting are President Muhammadu 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.
According to reports from The Punch, President Mohammadu Buhari had referred the Gbajabiamila faction of the house to the National Executive Council when they met with him, requesting that he intervenes in the crises rocking the green chambers of the national assembly.
Meanwhile some party leaders such as the national chairman of the party, chief John Oyegun and former vice president Atiku Abubakar had called for peace as the NEC of the party hold its meeting today.