The National Working Committee (NWC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) dissolved the Rivers State Executives of the Party at all levels.
Briefing journalists after the meeting of the NWC at the Party’s National Secretariat in Abuja, the Party’s National Publicity Secretary, Felix Morka, announced the NWC’s decision to appoint a seven-member Caretaker Committee to steer the Party’s affairs in the state for the next six months.
Political allies of the immediate past governor of Rivers state and minister of the federal capital territory, Nyesom Wike lead the newly constituted Rivers state APC caretaker committee.
The chairman of the seven member caretaker committee is Chief Tony Okocha an ally of the FCT minister while other members, all known People’s Democratic Party, PDP stalwarts include: Chief Eric Nwibani who is the secretary; Hon. Chibuike Ikenga; Prince Stephen Abolo; Hon. Silvester Vidin; Senibo Karibi Dan-Jumbo and Miss Darling Amadi.
The National Publicity Secretary, Felix Morka, Esq., who read out the Party’s decision signed by the National Chairman, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and Deputy National Secretary, Barr. Festus Fuanter, disclosed that the Caretaker Committee is mandated to conduct a comprehensive and fresh electronic party registration of all members in the State.