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BoomRadioNG | August 19, 2022

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has appointed President Muhammadu Buhari as the Chairman of the party’s Presidential Campaign Council. According to several reports, the decision was reached during the meeting the presidential candidate of the party, Bola Tinubu had with APC Governors.

The organogram of the campaign council showed that the Governor of Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong remains the Director-General of the Presidential Campaign. The plateau state governor will however be reporting to the President who will take final decisions on operations and funding of the campaign.

Bola Tinubu would deputize President Buhari in the council, while the National Chairman of the party, Abdullahi Adamu would be the 2nd Deputy Chairman.

The Chairman of Progressive Governors Forum and Governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu, former Minister of Niger Delta, Godswill Akpabio, APC Vice Presidential Candidate, Kashim Shettima and the only female presidential aspirant in the party, Uju Kennedy were appointed as Vice Chairmen.


President Muhhamadu Buhari of Nigeria


Former National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomole was appointed as the Deputy Director-General, Operations.

Hadiza Bala Usman was appointed Deputy Director-General, Admin, Hon.  James Faleke as Secretary, while Christopher Takar was appointed Deputy Secretary.

The Governor of Jigawa State, Badaru Abubakar was appointed Regional Coordinating Chairman (North), while the Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi would coordinate the South.

The campaign council also has 14 directorates in the campaign council, while the Zonal Campaign Coordinators for the six geo-political zones would be headed by the governors.

The Governor of Niger State, Abubakar Bello would serve as coordinator for North Central, Gombe State governor, Inuwa Yahaya (North-East); the Governor of Zamfara, Bello Matawale (North-west); Governor of Cross River State, Ben Ayade (South-South); and Imo Governor, Hope Uzodinma, South-East.

Political campaigns are expected to kick-off in September ahead of the 2023 general elections.

Written by BoomRadioNG


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