APC to amend its constitution, to replace BoT with advisory council


The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced plans of amending its constitution ahead of its convention scheduled for February 26.

 John Akpanudoedehe, national secretary of APC caretaker committee disclosed that the ruling party will be replacing the provision for board of trustees (BoT) in its constitution with a national advisory council.

Akpanudoedehe further revealed that there are proposals for creation of “zonal congresses” and new organs.

“In accordance with Article 30 (iii) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Constitution, the Governor Mai Mala Buni-chaired Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) has served a notice of proposed amendments to the party’s constitution on members of the National convention.

“Article 30 (iii) stipulates that the notice is served at least 14 days before the date of the National Convention at which the proposed amendments is to be considered.

“APC Constitution 2014 has been in effect for almost eight…

Source: Linda Ikeji