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19062018 - PARTY CHAIRMANSHIP:Oshiomhole triggers war between APC, PDP

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19062018 - PARTY CHAIRMANSHIP:Oshiomhole triggers war between APC,

ISIS Commanders sneaking Jihadists into Nigeria from Syria –UK Sun 9 Osinbajo, Oyegun storm Ekiti for Fayemi •Accept imminent defeat in good fate, Atiku tells APC 38 ‘Buhari unhappy with 2018 budget passed by 8 NASS but’ll sign tomorrow' Today, Femi Aribisala takes off on a personal note, writing of a sense of shame and a nation without history. 37 ** VOL. 26: NO. 63574 TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2018 PARTY CHAIRMANSHIP: Oshiomhole triggers war between APC, PDP •Crises over soon, as party officials allay fears over Okorocha-led appeal panel •Bini council backs Oshiomhole as PDP urges him to clear allegations in petition to EFCC •Magnus Abe’s faction grabs Rivers APC exco •Shape of APC Unity List out tomorrow as Tinubu's candidates face pressure RICE SMUGGLING: FG to shut land border in few days —Ogbeh Dangote launches N2bn readymade village for 9 IDPs in 14 Maiduguri Uwazuruike bags one-month jail term for 34 contempt SALLAH HOMAGE President Muhammadu Buhari (Right) welcoming Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Governor, Godwin Emefiele when the latter paid Sallah homage at the presidential villa, Abuja over the weekend. 0m Abacha loot: FG meets US, UK, Jersey officials in London 9 COLUMNISTS ERIC TENIOLA 18 ODUMAKIN 17 MAILAFIA 32 8 SEE INSIDE By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, Simon Ebegbulem & Davies Iheamnachor LAGOS — The All Progressives Congress, APC, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, were last night engaged in a war of words over the appropriateness of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole emerging as chairman of the ruling party in the country. The brickbats came as the APC yesterday assured followers that fears of violence and a split emerging during this weekend’s national convention were farfetched. Even more, senior party officials also dismissed as a storm in a tea cup fears that the Governor Rochas Okorocha-led Appeals Panel could torpedo the screening process by disqualifying perceived Continues on Page 5 Mr & Mrs