Akure - No fewer than 25 aspirants have purchased the nomination forms to contest the Ondo State governorship election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), reports Sahara Reporters.
The aspirants paid N5 million each to obtain the nomination form.
They also paid N500 000 to pick expression of interest form.
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The twenty-five aspirants include Ajayi Borrofice, Olusegun Abraham, Olusola Oke, Rotimi Akeredolu, Tayo Alasoadura, Jumoke Anifowose, Gboye Oyewumi, Bode Ayorinde, Olabimtan Victor and Paul Akintelure.
Others are Jamiu Ekungba, Ademola Adegoroye, Akinwale Akingbade, Apata Awodeyi, Akinrinsola Odunayo,, Derin Adesida,, Tunji Abayomi, Bukola Adetula, Niyi Adegbonmire, Foluso Adeyemi, Ayo Akinyelure, Dele Alade, Akinola Olayinka, Tunji Light Ariyomi and Moyosola Niran Oladunni.
The screening of aspirants will be conducted in Abuja from Tuesday 9 to Friday 12 August, 2016 reports News 24.
The Primary Election proper will hold Saturday August, 27, 2016 and election appeal will hold from Monday, August 29 to Thursday September, 1, 2016.
- News 24