The National Publicity Secretary of the Nigeria’s ruling party, The All Progressives Congress(APC) on Saturday January 12, said its official website, apc.com.ng, had been hacked with unauthorized content posted on its pages.
Malam Lanre Issa-Onilu who disclosed this in a statement, said he had directed that the site to be taken down immediately.
“Our attention has just been drawn to the fact that the APC’s official website, apc.com.ng, has been hacked with unauthorised content posted on our pages.
I have instructed that the site be taken down. Steps are underway to clean it up, strengthen the security and restore it as soon as possible. We won’t allow desperate people to succeed in their evil plots,” the APC spokesman said.
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