Ahead of National Caucus and Tuesday’s National Executive Committee (NEC) meetings of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) and State chairmen are to meet on Monday.
The meeting is slated to hold at 1 pm at the NWC Hall in the National Secretariat of the party while the National Caucus meeting is billed for 6 pm at the Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Notice for the meeting was signed by the National Secretary of the party, Senator Iyiola Omisore, was sent out over the weekend to all the NWC members and the 36 States party Chairmen.
The agenda of the meeting was not contained in the four-line notice of the meeting sent out by the National Secretary.
A source in the party however said the scheduled meeting was part of efforts of the Senator Abdullahi Adamu-led NWC to intimate the state leaders of the agenda of the party’s National Caucus and NEC meetings.
It was also learnt that the meeting will afford the NWC to present to the State Chairmen names of party members proposed from various States to serve in statutory and ad-hoc committees of the party before it is presented for NEC approval at its Tuesday meeting.
The agenda of tomorrow’s NEC meeting is yet to be made public but The Newsmen gathered the leadership of the party’s NWC last Wednesday presented and secured President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s approval of the agenda for the two crucial meetings.
An impeccable source in Muhammadu Buhari House, the party’s headquarters, who spoke in confidence, said the National chairman and Secretary had presented the agenda to the President.
He further said that Adamu and Omisore also presented to the President the names of party members nominated by the NWC to serve on various standing and ad-hoc committees of the party ahead of the NEC meeting where such committees will be approved.