Primary Election: APC Added New Rule that set to Eliminate Some Aspirants
In order to minimise the number of people that will eventually participate in the APC presidential primary election, a new precondition for submitting their expression of interest and nomination forms, presidential aspirants on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress are to submit with the forms the signatures of 10 statutory delegates from each state and the Federal Capital Territory, Sunday.
Each aspirant was required to get the signatures of 370 statutory delegates, covering the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory. As of Saturday afternoon, about 17 aspirants had obtained the N100m forms, but it could not be ascertained how many of them had submitted the forms.
Those who have picked the forms include Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo; Asiwaju Bola Tinubu; Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi; and Governors Yahaya Bello and Abubakar Badaru of Kogi and Jigawa states.
About 30 aspirants have so far declared interest in the coveted office on the APC platform while about 17 have obtained forms already.
Anambra 2021: Election Wouldn't Hold in Some Places - INEC
The Independent National Electoral Commission; INEC through the commission boss, Prof Yakubu Mahmoud has said that election wouldn't hold in some places during the next week gubernatorial election in Anambra state.The INEC boss said the reason for that is that their are no registered voters in 89 polling booths across the state and Election wouldn't be holding there.Yakubu said, “Understandably, the voters have also been more circumspect in asking for a transfer to...
Bauchi PDP Sets to Redo Primary Election Because of This
In order to accommodate the defeated governor of the state, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Bauchi State is set to conduct a fresh governorship primary election following the stepping down of the gubernatorial candidate of the party, Kassim Ibrahim Mohammed.This was disclosed on Tuesday by the party’s state publicity secretary, Alhaji Yayanuwa Zainabari, he explained that the PDP gubernatorial candidate has voluntarily withdrawn from the 2023 governorship rac...
BREAKING: Atiku wins PDP presidential primary election
The former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, has emerged the Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate for the 2023 election.He won with a total vote of 371 votesNyesom Wike- 237Diana Oliver -1 voteSam Ohuabunwa 1 votePius Anyim -14 votesUdom Emmanuel- 38 votesBala Mohammed- 20 votes
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