By Austin Ajayi, Yola
APC Press Conference
The Chairman of the All Progressive Congress committee for Adamawa state, Professor Umar Adam Katsaya has debunked claims in some quarters that a court in Yola stopped the state Congress slated for today.
The Chairman stated this today at the venue of the Congress at the Lamido Cinema,
"it is not true, there is no court order stopping today's congress, as you can see all the seven-man committee are on the ground, and the electoral materials already here".
He added that what they are waiting for now is INEC official to come, "all the aspirants are here and we are good to go.
Professor Umar noted that all 36 positions been vied for will be done democratically and there are contests in all the positions.
One of the chairmanship aspirants, Alhaji Ahmed Lawan used the opportunity to clear the air that he has not stepped down.
"The congress is holding and I have not stepped down for anybody".
The venue of the Congress is well covered by security operatives