The Deputy National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress , Victor Giadom , has written a letter to the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission , introducing himself as the new chairman of the APC .
In the letter dated June 18 , 2020 with reference number APC / NHDQ /INEC / 19 / 020 / 014 , Giadom told INEC to henceforth serve all letters and other correspondences on him.
The letter read in part , “ I want to respectfully through this medium bring it to your attention that I have been appointed as the acting National Chairman of the APC . A copy of the order of the FCT High Court, Abuja affirming my authority as the acting national chairman of the APC is herewith attached .
“ Please note that the earlier of the FCT High Court suspending Comrade Adams Oshiomhole from office on March 4 , 2020 as affirmed by the Court of Appeal, Abuja on June 16 , 2020 . Mr . Oshiomhole ’ s appeals were dismissed on that date. Copies of the orders of the court in the tow cases are herewith attached for your perusal .
“ As the acting national chairman of the party, all processes , documents , and communications including those concerning the conduct of elections meant for the APC are to be served on me . ”
An FCT High Court had on Thursday extended an order earlier permitting Giadom to act as the national chairman of the APC to 14 days .