APC to establish state harmonization committees in 36 states - disnaija.com

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In an effort to regulate the activities of the party across the country, the National Interim Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has approved the establishment of State Harmonisation Committees in the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

According to a statement by the Interim National Publicity Secretary of the Party, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, it was decided that the committees will be set up after adopting the report of the Masari Committee during its meeting in Abuja last week.

The statement reads “The SHC shall comprise President/Vice President, past and serving, who are members of the legacy parties; Governors/Deputy Governors, past and serving, who are members of the legacy parties; serving and former Senators who are members of the legacy parties; serving members of the House of Representatives who are members of the party and Speakers or Minority leaders of the state’s Houses of Assembly who are members of the party”.

He also added that other members of the committee comprise of  “former ministers who are members of the legacy parties; all immediate past national exco members of the legacy parties; immediate past gubernatorial candidates of legacy parties and their deputies where APC does not have a sitting governor who are still members of the legacy parties.”

The SHCs also include “nine persons comprising of three elders, three youths and three women, with one of each being from each of the Senatorial Districts of the State; State Chairmen and the secretaries of the legacy parties; members of the National Interim exco and federal commissioners who are members of the legacy parties.”

The State committees are also expected to take inventory of existing assets across the state and harmonise for the effective establishment of the party structure in all polling units, wards, local government.



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Source: Citizens Platform

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