APC
Adams Oshiomhole

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has said the party will work with the Executive and the Legislature to deliver on its campaign promises.

Oshiomhole made this known to State House Correspondent after a meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Working Committee of the party on Wednesday.

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The APC chairman added that the NWC told the President of plans to create an Institute of Progressive Studies, to champion the ideology of the party.

Oshiomhole said: “Our party will not go to sleep, we will work with the Executive and the Legislature to deliver on our campaign promises. We have the majority in the two houses of the NASS.

“We told the President of our plans to create an Institute of Progressive Studies, to champion the ideology of the APC. APC is a pro-poor party; also focused on recreating the Nigerian middle class. Unless you create a middle class you cannot have progress.”

Concise News reports that the meeting is the first official meeting between the President and the NWC  after the 2019 general elections.

It was learned that the meeting earlier planned for the APC National Secretariat in Abuja to address issues concerning the party’s performance in the elections was moved to Aso Rock Villa.

According to reports, the lingering crisis in the party and possible solutions to douse tension was also reviewed.

Also, the President was briefed on the reports of the Committee on Anti-party chaired by the Deputy National Chairman (South), Otunba Niyi Adebayo. Adebayo is one of the 43 ministers designate.

The committee was raised to probe party members accused of anti-party activities during the general elections.