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Usman Files Case Against APC Over Publicity Secretary Position
Abubakar Sidiq Usman has taken the All Progressives Congress (APC) to court over its appointing Lanre Isa-Onilu as the substantive national publicity secretary of the party.
Usman who filed the suit at the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, accussed the party of not declaring him as the substantive spokesperson since he was the runner-up to Bolaji Abdulahi, the former party spokesperson.
He filed a suit with file number FCT/HC/BW/CV/142/18 declaring that he contested for the position of publicity secretary June 23 national convention, asking the court to declare him as the secretary.
Abdullahi had emerged winner, with Issa-Onilu coming last in the election.
Abdullahi had resigned his position and defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) few months after assuming office.