On the early hours of Monday, February 17, a group of protesters stormed the National Secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abuja to demand the removal of the National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole.
The protesters under the aegis of APC Youths Stakeholders, who stormed the party headquarters at about 11am, demanding that Oshiomhole should be removed from the office of the National Chairman.
The group said the party has lost more states under him, the most recent being Bayelsa State.
The protesters carried various placards with inscriptions ‘Oshiomhole Must Go’, ‘Oshiomhole go home’, and ‘We are tired of losing’ among others.
One of the leaders of the protesters, Agricola Ejembi said were tired of recording reversals of their victories on account of alleged tardiness of the party chairman.
He said, “It is time for Oshiomhole to go, we are tired of this downward trend. The National Chairman has brought nothing but misfortunes to our party from Zamfara to Rivers now Bayelsa.
“We were appealing to President Muhuammadu Buhari and the National Leader of APC, Bola Tinubu to intervene in the affairs of the party in order to arrest what they claim to be the dwindling fortunes of the party under Oshiomhole as National Chairman of the party”.