The scheduled National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the All Progressive Congress (APC) scheduled for tomorrow has received legal backing.
Victor Giadom, the factional acting national chairman of the ruling party, had called for the NEC meeting. He choosed the Presidential Villa, instead of the party headquarters, as venue of the meeting.
Already, President Muhammadu Buhari has recognized his leadership as the authentic lawful authority in the APC. The Nigerian leader and some governors will be present at tomorrow scheduled for tomorrow.
Authorising Giadom to go ahead with the NEC meeting is a High Court of Justice sitting in Jos, the Plateau State capital.
The order was made upon the application of the chairman of Plataeu APC, Mr. Letep Dabang, who is also a member of NEC.
Mr Dabang, complained that by the provision of the APC constitution regarding the convening of a quarterly NEC meeting has been serially abused and ignored by the present NWC.
The prayers of the applicants contained in suit no: PLD/J258M/2020 was granted by Justice N.L. Musa today.
Below are the certified copies of the order.