Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has been appointed chairman of the National Convention Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.
National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole will inaugurate Ajimobi and the other members of the 21-man committee today (Saturday).
The national convention, which holds on October 6, 2018, would essentially be an avenue to affirm the sole candidacy of the incumbent, President Muhammadu Buhari.
The yet-to-be inaugurated committee has Borno governor, Kashim Shettima as Vice Chairman and Hadiza Bala Usman as Secretary.
A Friday night statement by the acting spokesman of the party, Yekini Nabena listed other committee members are Babatunde Fashola, Audu Ogbeh, Nasiru El-Rufai, Rochas Okorocha, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, Dr Kayode Fayemi and Abubakar Atiku Bagudu.
Others are Mohammed Badaru Abubakar, Godwin Obaseki, Simon Lalong, Sen. Emma Anosike, Hajia Hauwa Sule, Timipre Sylva, Barr. Sharon Ikeazor, Dr. Ramatu Aliyu Tijani, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Hon. Stella Okotete and Mrs Paulen Tallen