BREAKING NEWS: Ogboru, Omo-Agege Delta APC Faction Holds Parallel State Congress


Reports reaching HardReporters news desk says the Great Ogboru and Ovie Omo-Agege led faction of the Delta state All Progressives Congress (APC), is about now holding a parallel state congress at Okpanam, Delta state, despite the yesterday’s cancellation of the exercise by the party national headquarter in Abuja.

HardReporters reliably learnt yesterday that the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun had withdrawn the Olugbenga Obadara- led State Congress Committee sent to conduct the Delta State APC state Congress on Saturday, (Today).

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The committee which was inaugurated on Thursday in Abuja alongside other states by the APC National Organising Secretary, Osita Izunaso on behalf of Odigie-Oyegun were withdrew eleventh hours when they were about boarding a flight to Delta state.

HardReporters Abuja Bureau Chief gathered that Mr. Oyegun had asked the committee chairman to put off his trip to Delta state for the conduct of the state congress as a result of a directives allegedly dished out by the Minister of Transport, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi over an allegation that the Obadara led committee was going to carry out instructions from APC National Leader, Ahmed Bola Tinubu and former Edo state Governor and national chairmanship aspirant of the party, Adams Oshiomhole who are said to be backing the Ogboru and Omo-Agege faction in the state.

APC letter from the party’s national headquarter, Abuja, which canceled the Delta state Saturday congress

The Delta state APC leader and 2015 governorship candidate, Mr. O’tega Emerhor faction loyal to the Oyagun leadership the Ogboru and Omo-Agege faction loyal to Tinubu and Oshiomhole have been battling for the soul of the party in the state ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Details of the Delta APC parallel state congress will be brought to you in our subsequent news bulletin as they unveil.


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