The ruling party, APC, at the request of the President Buhari, has dissolved the old National committee of the party and has released its new list of National Convention Committee members.
The list was published by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Bolaji Abdullahi in a statement issued on Sunday.
Governor of Jigawa, Badaru Abubakar emerged as Chairman while Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu would serve as deputy chairman.
Below is the full list of Committee members made available to newsmen by the party secretariat.
The list of the committee indicated that the Governor of Jigawa State, Abubakar Badaru, will chair the committee, while the Governor of Ondo State, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, will be his deputy.
Senator Ben Uwajomogu was named as member/Secretary.
Also listed as members of the committee are 10 state governors and some members of National Assembly, among others.
The governors are Rochas Okorocha (Imo), Kashim Shettima (Borno), Aminu Masari (Katsina), Abiola Ajimobi (Oyo), Ibrahim Gaidam (Yobe) and Ahmed El-Rufai (Kaduna).
Others are Simeon Lalong (Plateau), Bindo Jibrila (Adamawa), Yahaya Bello (Kogi ) and Godwin Obaseki (Edo).
A former President of the Senate, Senator Ken Nnamani, is also a member.
The senators in the committee are Ahmed Yerima, Adamu Aliero, Danjuma Goje, Abdullahi Adamu, George Akume, suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, Andrew Uchendu, Abdullahi Danbaba, Baba Kuka and John Enoh.
Two serving ministers are also on the list. They are Chris Ngige (Labour and Productivity) and Mr. Uguru Usani (Niger Delta).