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APC Convention Adams Oshiomhole elected National Chairman

Oshiomhole was declared chairman of the ruling APC at the party's national convention at the Eagles Square in Abuja on Saturday, June 23, 2018.

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President Muhammadu Buhari with APC national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole

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Former Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole has been confirmed as the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Oshiomhole was declared chairman of the ruling APC at the party's national convention at the Eagle Square in Abuja on Saturday, June 23, 2018.

He was elected APC national chairman unopposed after all other candidates for the same position dropped their interests for the position.

Nine other candidates were also elected unopposed as excos of the ruling party.

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Chairman in waiting

Chief Clement Ebri, also a former Governor of Cross River, Oshiomhole’s closest contender, announced his withdrawal from the APC chairmanship race on Thursday, June, 21, 2018.

Ebri said he took the decision to withdraw after consulting with friends, family and associates in the interest of the party.

His withdrawal paved way for the former Edo state Governor to sail through.

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