Politics

Igbo in Lagos deny endorsing APC, Buhari

The Lagos State chapter of apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has denied endorsing All Progressives Congress, APC, or its presidential candidate, General Muhammad Buhari (retd).

The group’s President, Chief Fabian Onwughalu said the reported endorsement of APC by Ohanaeze was never by the original body, but by a faction which broke away to pursue selfish interests, whose members shall be sanctioned in due course.

He said the Lagos chapter of Ohanaeze never endorsed either APC or its candidates, and that the national body had officially endorsed the candidacy of President Goodluck Jonathan.

He said other state chapters had also endorsed Jonathan and that the Lagos chapter had aligned itself with the President’s endorsement.

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