The national caretaker committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Thursday, inaugurated party chairpersons for 34 states and the federal capital territory (FCT).

The inauguration took place at the national secretariat of the ruling party in Abuja amid tight security.

Mai Mala Buni, chairman of the caretaker/extraordinary convention planning committee (CECPC) — represented by John Akpanudoedehe, secretary of the committee — inaugurated the state chairpersons, excluding those of Kano and Sokoto with court cases and parallel congresses respectively.

The development comes about three weeks before the APC national convention scheduled for February 26.

Below is the full list of the APC state chairpersons who were inaugurated.

  1. Kingsley Ononogbu (Abia)
  2. Ibrahim Bilal (Adamawa)
  3. Augustine Ekanem (Akwa Ibom)
  4. Basil Ejike (Anambra)
  5. Babayo Misau (Bauchi)
  6. Dennis Otiotio (Bayelsa)
  7. Augustine Agada (Benue)
  8. Ali Dalori (Borno)
  9. Alphonsus Eba (Cross River)
  10. Omeni Sabotie (Delta)
  11. Stanley Emegha (Ebonyi)
  12. David Imuse (Edo)
  13. Omotosho Ayodele (Ekiti)
  14. Ogochukwu Agballah (Enugu)
  15. Nitte Amangal (Gombe)
  16. Macdonald Ebere (Imo)
  17. Aminu Gumel (Jigawa)
  18. Emmanuel Jekada (Kaduna)
  19. Muhammed Sani (Katsina)
  20. Abubakar Kana (Kebbi)
  21. Abdullahi Bello (Kogi)
  22. Sunday Fagbemi (Kwara)
  23. Cornelius Ojelabi (Lagos)
  24. John Mamman (Nasarawa)
  25. Haliru Jikantoro (Niger)
  26. Yemi Sanusi (Ogun)
  27. Ade Adetimehin (Ondo)
  28. Adegboyega Famodun (Osun)
  29. Isaac Omodewu (Oyo)
  30. Rufus Bature (Plateau)
  31. Emeka Bekee (Rivers)
  32. Ibrahim El-Sudi (Taraba)
  33. Muhammed Gadaka (Yobe)
  34. Tukur Danfulani (Zamfara)
  35. Abdulmalik Usman (FCT)