Former governor of Kano State, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje has been appointed as the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC on Thursday.
Ganduje and spokesperson for the ninth Senate, Senator Ajibola Basiru replaceed the immediate past National Chairman of the party, Senator Abdullahi Adamu and former National Secretary, Iyiola Omisore.
The appointment was announced barely an hour after President Bola Ahmed Tinubu arrived at the Transcorp Hilton, venue of the NEC meeting
NEC took the decision at its 12th meeting held Thursday in Abuja.
Major dignitaries at NEC 12th meeting held in Abuja include; Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello; former governor of Osun State and pioneer chairman of APC, Chief Bisi Akande; acting National Chairman of the party, Senator Abubakar Kyari; Abdullahi Ganduje and Spokesperson for the ninth Senate, Senator Ajibola Basiru.