APC Pegs Presidential Nomination form At N100m, Indirect Primary For Presidential Nomination

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has pegged its presidential nomination and expression of interest forms at N100 million.

The party’s national publicity secretary, Felix Morka, who disclosed this said the nomination form would go for N70 million while expression of interest forms would go for N30 million.

The ruling party said it would commence sale of nomination and expression of interest forms for various electoral offices on Saturday, April 23, 2022.

According to Morka, the sale of forms will run from April 23 until May 6, 2022.

APC settles for indirect primary, rules out consensus

APC says it would choose its presidential candidate through an indirect primary election.

Among those who will be contesting the APC Presidential primary are Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, former Lagos governor, Bola Tinubu; the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi; Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi; and Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State.

Others names speculated as having Presidential ambitions include Ekiti State Governor and Chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige. The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, is also considered a contender.


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