The Chairman of State Congress Committee for Oyo State All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon. Gambo Lawan has disclaimed a news report that said the national secretariat has cancelled the last Saturday Congress in the state.
According to him, APC CECPC only called for reconciliation among the warring parties, thus, invited all stakeholders, leaders and gladiators to a meeting on Thursday.
Speaking with journalists on Tuesday evening, Gambo said the National Headquarters of APC under the caretaker chairmanship Governor Mai Buni only directed him to invite all the aggrieved parties to Abuja on Thursday to resolve all the grey areas, noting that the Congress of Saturday stays.
Gambo said, “There was nothing like cancellation or nullifucation but reconciliation among aggrieved parties. The Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee Chairman, Governor Mai Buni only asked me to invite all the aggrieved parties to Abuja on Thursday to come and lay their complain.
“Nothing like new Congress, the Saturday 30th Congress stays, it was monitored by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and other relevant agencies. This is family affairs and it would be resolve amicably.
“The most important thing is that there is no new Congress, all members of the APC should remain calm, all the grey areas would be resolved by the leadership of Caretaker Committee/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee”.