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APC governors to meet in Abuja as party's funds decline

APC governors to meet in Abuja as party's funds decline

- For the second time this year, the All Progressives Congress (APC) governors will be holding a meeting

- The meeting which they would be holding with the National Working Committee (NWC) members will hold in Abuja

- Among topics to be discussed is the second anniversary of the APC-led government

Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will hold a meeting in Abuja, today, May 24 with the party's NWC members.

NAIJ.com gathered that top of the list on the meeting's agenda is the party's declining finances especially at the national level.

The Nation however reports that the second anniversary of the APC-led government will also be discussed.

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This is the second time the governors will be meeting with the party’s NWC this year. The last meeting took place in April.

The governors had promised to hold regular consultative meeting with the leadership and help it source for funds to finance its activities.

The ruling party has been facing acute shortage of funds, making it impossible for members to hold meetings and the mid-term convention.

Meanwhile, the party was said to have installed a software that will automatically deduct N100 from the phone of members monthly as membership due.

In another development, the Northern Youth Leaders Forum (NYLF) has accused northern governors of abandoning President Muhammadu Buhari in his moment of trial.

They also accused the governors of pursuing their political ambitions against the interest of the president.

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According to them, instead of informing their citizens about the true situation surrounding the president, the governors have engaged themselves in schemes and underhand deals meant to favour them to emerge as vice president in the event that Buhari does not complete his tenure.

Watch the NAIJ.com TV vox pop below as Nigerians react to the comments of northern elders regarding the 2019 presidential elections.

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