There are indications that the INEC may suspend the registration of the proposed mega opposition party, All Progressive Congress, APC. Elombah.com learnt on Friday that the decision to halt the registration was reached at a meeting involving the National Chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega, and other top officials of the commission last, Tuesday. It was gathered that besides putting the APC’s registration in abeyance, INEC might write the merging parties on Tuesday, to choose another name.
This, THISDAY gathered, has created a new wave of apprehension within the ranks of the merging parties and they see it as yet another plot to scuttle the registration of the APC.
A reliable source within the opposition coalition parties who confirmed the twist in the APC registration application, alleged that INEC based its decision on the pending court case by one of the rival political associations, African People’s Congress challenging the registration of the…
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