The Governor Mai Bunu of Yobe State is set to remain as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress for at least the next six months, sources have revealed.
The entire Caretaker Committee and Extra-Ordinary Convention Planning Committee will also benefit from the six months extension.
The committee was put together on June 25, 2020, following the sack of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the party, by a court.
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It had the mandate to stabilise the party and organise a convention to usher in a new National Working Committee (NWC) of the ruling party within six months.
However, its tenure was extended by six months.
A chieftain of the APC, Chief Jackson Lekan Ojo, also confirmed that the timeline of the committee would be extended by six months.
“They have already extended their timeline by six months internally. They are trying to see if they can resolve some internal wrangling,” he said.
An ally of President Muhammadu Buhari also said there will be no national convention until November or December because congresses must be conducted before national convention.