Court Orders Oshiomhole to Step Aside as APC Chairman


Alex Enumah in Abuja

Justice Danlami Senchi of an Abuja High Court on Wednesday ordered Mr Adams Oshiomhole to step aside as National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC).

The order is pending the hearing and determination of the substantive suit seeking his removal from office as National Chairman of the ruling APC.

Justice Senchi, who gave the order in a ruling on an interlocutory injunction filed by one Mustapha Salihu and five others, also ordered Oshiomhole to stop parading himself as National Chairman of the APC until the issues challenging his leadership of the party was resolved.

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