Alert: All roads to the APC National Convention venue will be closed by midnight Friday

  • The ruling Congress of All Progressives sent out a public notice to residents of Abuja and surrounding areas stating that all roads leading to Eagle Square would be closed for the convention.
  • Ahead of Saturday’s event, the party leadership urged good people in the country’s seat of power to use alternative routes
  • Amid the internal crisis, the president urged key party stakeholders to work with Governor Mai Mala Buni’s interim committee to ensure a hard-hearted convention.

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has alerted members of the public that all roads to Eagle Square, Abuja will be closed for its national convention to be held on Saturday March 26.

The ruling party convention was held in Eagle Square, Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Digital and New Media, Bashir Ahmad, made the disclosure via a tweet he shared on his official website Twitter page on Thursday, March 24.

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The national leadership of the APC met yesterday to discuss the terms and activities of the national convention. Photo credit: Buhari Sallau
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Before 2023

The event is a way for the party to elect executives who will steer the party’s affairs nationally, ahead of the 2023 general election, The Cable added.

The party said:

“The general public should be advised that all routes to Eagle Square, the venue for the APC National Convention, will not be accessible until 11:59 p.m. Friday, March 25, 2022.”

APC internal crisis

In recent weeks, the ruling APC has faced several problems – political and legal – that have threatened the progress of the March 26 national convention.

But it seems the party has sorted out some of the issues.

Congress: APC unveils the list of available positions

Meanwhile, the management of the All Progress Congress (APC) as part of the preparation for its convention has published the list of all available positions to be won.

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Thus all the lists of positions published by the party will be challenged during the convention scheduled for Saturday, March 26 in Abuja.

Some of the positions include National President, National Secretary, Assistant National Secretary, National Six Zone Vice Presidents, National Organizing Secretary, National Legal Counsel, National Financial Secretary and many more.

Buhari National Convention sends special invitation to meet with some APC members previously reported that President Muhammadu Buhari sent invitations to meet selected party members.

Buhari will meet the seven presidential candidates today ahead of the party’s national convention.

It has been gathered that contrary to the belief that the President is supporting his prime candidate, Abdullahi Adamu – former Governor of Nasarawa State, Buhari will meet with other candidates.



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