The ruling All Progressive Congress APC National Working Committee NWC has sacked Adams Oshiomhole and replaced him as their acting National Chairman with Sen. Abiola Ajimobi.
The development followed the affirmation by the Court of Appeal in Abuja on Tuesday of the suspension of the National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.
In a late statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, the party said it received the news that the Court of Appeal upheld the suspension by an FCT High Court of the National Chairman of the Party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole before the substantive suit was decided.
“Guided by advice from the Party’s legal department in line with the provisions of Section 14.2. (iii) of the Party’s constitution, the Deputy National Chairman (South), Sen. Abiola Ajimobi will serve as the Party’s Acting National Chairman.
“According to Section 14.2. (iii),of the APC constitution, the Deputy National Chairman, North/South “Shall act as the National Chairman in the absence of the National Chairman from his zone”, the NWC stated.