The All Progressives Congress (APC) has extended for three weeks, its Membership Registration, Revalidation and Update exercise, scheduled to have terminated on March 31st, 2021.
This was disclosed in a statement issued on Thursday by the party’s National Secretary, Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Sen. John James Akpanudoedehe.
Akpanudoedehe said the decision for the extension followed the audit of the reports received from the committee; the States’ Registration Committees; and that of our Situation Room.
He said the reports indicates that most states for varied reasons, started late, and require additional time to conclude the exercise.
Also, he said an avalanche of applications from critical stakeholders (including all States Caretaker Chairmen) for an extension of time to capture Nigerians who are still desirous of joining the fold of the APC.
The national secretary said, “The Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) under the leadership of His Excellency, Hon. Mai Mala Buni had done everything possible to keep to the earlier timeline, however it has become imperative to extend the duration of this very important party activity.
“Consequently, the CECPC has approved the recommendation of the National Committee for the Membership Registration, Revalidation and Update to extend the duration of the exercise for three weeks.”