By Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja
The Secretary of the National Convention Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu, has resigned.
In a statement issued by his Principal Secretary Godson Amadikwa, the senator said his decision about his resignation was duly taken for personal reasons.
The statement reads: “The Distinguished Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu has resigned his appointment as the Secretary, 2018 APC National Convention Committee.
“The decision of his resignation was duly taken for personal reasons, tailored towards blighting fraying nerves and to advance the progress of APC in Imo State.
“The Distinguished Senator thanked the National Chairman of APC and the NWC for the uncommon privilege given to him to serve within this period; as well as thank all who stood by him in this test of leadership.
“The Senator however, wishes the National Convention Committee and the entire party successful conclusion of the National Convention.
“The National Chairman of APC, Chief John Oyegun, has accepted his resignation this evening and wished him well in his legislative duties.”