17th October, 2011
The Adamawa State chapter of Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, said on Sunday in Yola that it has appointed Alhaji Dalailu Ala as its acting chairman.
This was disclosed in a statement signed by the partyâ€™s state Publicity Secretary, Mr Matthias Yohanna, a copy of which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
The party said Alaâ€™s appointment as acting chairman followed the resignation of Alhaji Mohammed Abdullahi as the state party chairman.
The statement said Abdullahiâ€™s resignation as well as Alaâ€™s appointment were approved by the partyâ€™s state working committee at its meetings held on 11 October and 14 October respectively.
It disclosed that Abdullahi resigned based on personal considerations.
â€œHe (Abdullahi) has also assured the party that he will continue to be a member and work for the success of the party,â€ it said.
The statement called on the partyâ€™s supporters to give the acting chairman the necessary support, pending the election of a substantive chairman.
â€œWe hereby call on our party members and the teeming supporters to give Ala the necessary co-operation for the success of the party, pending the election of a substantive chairman, â€ it said.