Thursday, 21 August 2014
APC appoints Buhari, Atiku, Tinubu, others as BOT members
The All Progressive Congress, APC, has appointed former military Head of State, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), former, Vice-President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and Sen. Ahmed Bola Tinubu as members of its Board of Trustees.
Also joining the 74 man BOT list are: former Minister of Foreign Affairs Chief Tom Ikimi, former Governor of Abia State, Chief Ogbonnaya Onu, former Interim National Chairman of the party Chief Bisi Akande and former Chairman of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Audu Ogbeh.
The party also announced serving governors on its platform as automatic members of the BOT.
There as indications that the party may pick a prominent member from the South-East as its chairman, while the office of Secretary may go to the North central zone.
Alhaji Baba Magaji, Alhaji Kawu Baraje, Chief Tony Momoh, Timipre Sylva, Yusuf Garba Ali, Aminu Bello Masari, Sen. George Akume and Hon.Femi Gbajabiamila, among others are some of the prominent members, who made the party’s newly constituted BOT.