Buhari signs zoning formula for APC AS South South gets National Secretary instead of South West – The Whistler Nigeria

After telling Governors and other All Progressives Congress stakeholders of his preferred choice for National Chairman and Vice Chairman (South) of the party, President Muhammadu Buhari signed the zoning arrangements for all elective positions in the party. in the next National Convention.

The CPA has scheduled March 26 for the congress where all the offices of the national executive committee of the party will be filled.

The 20 offices that make up the party’s National Working Committee would also be filled.

It is the positions of the CNO that aspirants are scrambling about given the important role that the committee plays within the party.

The three most prominent positions that the President has particularly signed up for are National President, for which he is said to have nominated former Governor and Senator of Nasarawa State, Mr. Abdullahi Adamu, thus making him the sole candidate; The National Secretary along with the Acting Secretary, Mr. John Akpanudoedehe, will be appointed as the Northeast Zoned National Background and Organizing Secretary.

Top positions would be by consensus, a strategy the president had also endorsed to see through those he has anointed.

The president reportedly told governors at a meeting boycotted by top governors before heading to the UK that his preferred choice was Adamu and former Senate Speaker Mr Ken Nnamani respectively for Vice President South.

The zoning form that has been the thorny drawback threatening to tear the party apart seen by THE WHISTLER showed that the highest position awarded to a major zonal member of the APC, the Southwest, is the position of National Publicity Secretary.

Initial lobbying was that former aviation minister Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode would be approved and elected by consensus to be the party’s national publicity secretary, but this did not materialize following his multiple indictments by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. , EFCC and prosecution for corruption and fraud.

He is also a member of the publicity committee, thus being excluded from any elective position.

It was understood that apart from the few positions that Buhari signed, other positions would be contested by the aspirants from the areas in which the positions were zoned.

Below is the Zoning Form signed by the President.

CENTER-NORTH

 National President

 Deputy National Secretary

 National Vice President

 Deputy National Publicity Secretary

 Deputy National Legal Advisor

 Area Secretary

 Zone youth leader

 Zone female leader

 Zone organization secretary

 Zonal Responsible for People with Disabilities (PWD)

SOUTH-SOUTH

 National Secretary

 National Women’s Leader

 National Vice President

 Deputy National Welfare

 Deputy National Treasurer

 Area Secretary

 Zone youth leader

 Zone female leader

 Zone organization secretary

 Zonal Responsible for People with Disabilities (PWD)

SOUTH WEST

 National Publicity Secretary

 National Treasurer

 National Secretary of Welfare

 National Vice President

 Assistant National Secretary for Organization

 Area Secretary

 Zone youth leader

 Zone female leader

 Zone organization secretary

 Zonal Responsible for People with Disabilities (PWD)

SOUTH EAST

 National Vice President (South)

 National Youth Leader

 National Vice President

 Deputy National Auditor

 Area Secretary

 Zone youth leader

 Zone female leader

 Zone organization secretary

 Zonal Responsible for People with Disabilities (PWD)

NORTH WEST

 National Vice President (North)

 National Legal Advisor

 National Financial Secretary

 National Vice President

 Deputy National Youth Officer

 Area Secretary

 Zone youth leader

 Zone female leader

 Zone organization secretary

 Zonal Responsible for People with Disabilities (PWD)

NORTHEAST

 National Organizing Secretary

 National Auditor

 National Vice President

 Deputy National Women’s Leader

 Deputy National Secretary for Finance

 Area Secretary

 Zone youth leader

 Zone female leader

 Zone organization secretary

 Zonal Persons with Disabilities Officer (PWD)