The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, will today (Wednesday) inaugurate a national peace and reconciliation committee for the party to be headed by some governors.
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the APC, on Monday, announced the formation of the committee with some governors leading other members of the party to the six geo-political zones on the peace mission.
President Muhammadu Buhari had in the past tasked the APC National Leader, Bola Tinubu, to lead a reconciliation committee, but little was heard of or from the committee since the party’s acrimonious primaries.
Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State is the chairman of the delegation of the committee sent to the North West and Governors Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar (Bauchi), Yahaya Bello (Kogi), Senators Adamu Aliero, Danjuma Goje, Jim Nwobodo and Amb. Fati Balla as members.
The South East has Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State and members are Governors Samuel Lalong (Plateau), Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti), Sen. Godswill Akpabio, Alh. Umaru Dembo, Alh. Nasiru Aliko Koki and Mrs. Ify Ugo Okoye.
Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno State leads the South West delegation which members are Governors Nasiru El Rufai (Kaduna), Akinwumi Ambode (Lagos), Prof. Modupe Adelabu, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, Senators Ken Nnamani and Seida Bugaje.
The North Central has Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State and his members are Governors Godwin Obaseki (Edo), Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo), Jibrilla Bindow (Adamawa), Chief Pius Akinyelure, Mrs. Vivian Chukwuani and Chief Audu Ogbe.
Gov. Rauf Aregbesola leads the South South delegation which members are Governors Atiku Bagudu (Kebbi), Abubakar Sani Bello (Niger), Sen. Gbemisola Saraki, Hon. Emeka Wogu, Mr. Sullivan Chime and Mrs. Aleluchi Cookey-Gam.
The North East is headed by Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State and members are Governors Aminu Masari (Katsina), Abubakar Badaru (Jigawa), Mrs. Jumoke Anifowoshe, Hon. Matthew Omegara, Hajiya Hafsat Mohammed Baba and Gen. Abdullahi Aboki.