Senator Abiola Ajimobi the Duputy Chairman, South of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) as taking over as the acting National Chairman of the party, this happen following the sacking of the ex chairman comrade Adams Oshiomhole by the appeal court.

His appointment recived the support of five of the six south west states Oyo, Ondo, Osun, Ogun, and Lagos with Ekiti protesting.

The acting chairman promised to call for an immediate meeting of the National Executive Council (NEC), to resolve all contending issues with the party