APC pegs N5.5m for Ondo gov’ship forms

Daily Trust - - INSIDE POLITICS - By Muideen Olaniyi

The All Pro­gres­sives Con­gress (APC) yes­ter­day fixed Satur­day, Au­gust 27, for its gov­er­nor­ship pri­mary elec­tion in Ondo State, say­ing women as­pi­rants would be given the forms free.

The gov­er­nor­ship nom­i­na­tion forms would be sold at N5 mil­lion for male as­pi­rants who would also pay N500,000 for the ex­pres­sion of in­ter­est form.

The party, in a state­ment yes­ter­day by its Na­tional Or­gan­is­ing Sec­re­tary, Sen­a­tor Osita Izu­naso, said the time ta­ble was re­leased in line with the pro­vi­sions of the Elec­toral Act 2010 (as amended), the In­de­pen­dent Na­tional Elec­toral Com­mis­sion (INEC) guide­lines and the APC guide­lines.

Ac­cord­ing to the time ta­ble and sched­ule of ac­tiv­i­ties, the sale of nom­i­na­tion forms will com­mence at the party’s na­tional sec­re­tariat from Tues­day, July 19 to end Fri­day, Au­gust.

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