Chairmen of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the states of the South South geopolitical zone have described those ganging-up against the party’s national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, as enemies of President Muhammadu Buhari.
They said this on Friday in a communiqué sent to DAILY POST at the end of their emergency meeting in Abuja.
The state chairmen also passed a vote of confidence on Oshiomhole, saying they were satisfied with the work he was doing to reposition the party for victory in the 2019 elections.
The communiqué jointly signed by Prophet Jones Ode Erue (Delta), Anslem Ojezua (Edo), Hon.Ini Okopido (Akwa Ibom), Hon.Amos Jothan (Bayelsa) and Dr Matthew Achigbe (Cross River), reads: “We passed a of confidence in the leadership of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole led National Working Committee (NWC) of our great party, the All Progressives Congress (APC).
“We declare that the leadership of the APC under Comrade Oshiomhole has been working satisfactorily in repositioning the party.
“That we are satisfied with the conduct and outcome of the Presidential, National Assembly and State House of Assembly Primaries held at the National and state levels. The party under the leadership of Comrade Oshiomhole, our National chairman, is on course towards ensuring victory for our party in 2019.
“That all mechanisms set in place to address disagreements on the outcome of the exercise are in the right direction and well received by us.”