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APGA holds primaries in Anambra

16 August 2013, 09:55

Awka - The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Anambra has fixed Friday and Saturday for its primaries to pick the candidates for the forthcoming local government elections in the state.

The Chairman of the party in the state, Mike Kwentoh, told newsmen in Awka on Thursday that the councillorship primaries would hold on Friday while the chairmanship primaries would hold on Saturday.

Kwentoh said the necessary measures  had been taken to ensure a credible, hitch-free primaries aimed at electing the best candidates.

He said the exercise would be guided by the principles of justice and equity to ensure fairness to all aspirants.

"The APGA primaries will hold on Aug. 16 and Aug. 17 and the party leadership is working hard  to ensure its success.

"Expectations are high and we cannot afford to fail. It is designed in such a way to ensure credibility," he explained.



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