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Lagos APC guber aspirants demand direct primaries

03 December 2014, 14:27

Lagos - Eleven of the governorship aspirants of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State have written to the national leadership of the party, demanding the adoption of direct primaries to elect the party’s standard-bearer in the 2015 governorship election in the state, reports Daily Post.

Their demand was contained in a letter dated written to the National Chairman of the party, John Odigie-Oyegun, and other principal officers of the party.

Also read: Tinubu denies endorsing any aspirant for Lagos guber race

They said they are opposed to the use of indirect delegate-based primaries because it was at variance with the electoral act.

The aspirants who signed the letter included Adeyemi Ikuforiji, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, Adetokunbo Tobun-Agbesanwa, Senator Ganiyu Solomon, Dr Leke Pitan, Olasupo Sasore, Tokunbo Wahab and Dr Tola Kasali.

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