- Edo APC youths have asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to consider former governor Adams Oshiomole for any federal appointment
- The aggrieved youths are accusing the ex-governor of consistently violating the party’s constitution, in collaboration with his loyalists
- They are also calling for the former governor to be probed, and have given the president and the party’s leadership a 14-day ultimatum to comply or face mass action
President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged by All Progressives Congress (APC) youths in Edo state, not to consider the immediate past governor of the state, Adams Oshiomole, for any board appointment allocated to the state.
According to The Sun, the youths also called for the ex-governor to be probed, and demanded the cancellation of the January 24, 2018 affirmative primaries that produced him as leader of the party.
NAIJ.com gathers that the youths made their comments in a petition titled ‘Arbitrary and Undemocratic Actions of APC in Edo state under the leadership of Oshiomole.’
The petition was signed by Destiny Oviasu, Abu Umoru and Odianosen Monday, APC leaders in Edo south, Edo north and Edo central respectively.
The aggrieved youths accused Buhari of protecting the former governor from EFCC investigation, and gave the president and the party’s leadership a 14-day ultimatum to comply with the petition, or face mass action.
According to the youths, Oshiomole had consistently violated the APC’s constitution, in collaboration with his ‘hand-picked loyalists’.
The youths are also seeking for elected executive members from the ward to state level who were illegally removed from their posts on trumped-up charges to be reinstated.
Meanwhile, NAIJ.com previously reported that Comrade Adams Oshiomhole sent a message to the people of Isoko nation to join the ruling All Progressives Congress and enjoy federal appointment.
The former Edo governor spoke at a grand reception held at Owhelogbo, Isoko North local government area, Delta state, by immediate past Secretary to the State Government, Ovuozorie Macaulay, in honour of a former governor of the state, Chief James Ibori.
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