Lagos - The Alliance for Democracy (AD)
on Thursday said that presidential aspirants of the party would pay N5million
for its nomination forms, which are already on sale.
National Chairman, Sen. Mojisoluwa Akinfenwa made the disclosure at the opening
of the party's state secretariat in Lagos State.
He also said that governorship aspirants would pay N2million
for nomination forms while those for the Senate would pay N1million.
According to him, nomination forms for those eyeing the
House of Representatives is N500,000; for House of Assembly N50, 000,
while those for Local Government Chairmen and Councillors cost N50, 000 and
Akinfenwa said that the party was poised to take back power
in Lagos State and also spring a surprise in Nigeria in 2015.
"Our National Working Committee will decide on our
presidential candidate next week.
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"We will field candidates for all the offices in 2015;
the AD won the governorship election in Lagos in 2007. We are back to take back
"We plan to achieve 20 times more empowerment and
prosperity across the length and breadth of Lagos State," he said.
The AD National Chairman said that the party had no plan to
change its name or logo as was being speculated.
"We will not fail to keep our promise to the people of
Lagos when we come into power in 2015," he said.
The Lagos State Chairman of the party, Mr Kola Ajayi, also
said at the event that the party had no intention of merging with any other
party for the governorship election in 2015.
"We will field candidates and we intend to win as we
did before," he said.
The aspirants of the party for various
positions from across the state were also at the event.