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More aspirants pick Kogi APC governorship forms

05 August 2015, 15:01

Abuja - More aspirants jostling to pick the ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Kogi State governorship election have collected their nomination and expression of interest forms at the party’s National Secretariat in Abuja, reports Daily Trust.

Those that collected their forms on Tuesday include the former Speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly, Clarence Olafemi, two former journalists Yakubu Mohammed and Hajia Hadiza Ibrahim and a former Assistant Commissioner of Police, Suleiman Abutu.

Also read: Audu picks nomination form for Kogi governorship election

They joined a former governor of the state, Abubakar Audu, Yahaya Bello, and Suleiman Baba Ali, a former commissioner of health in the state, who had earlier picked their forms to contest the party's governorship primary.

The APC governorship primary is scheduled for August while the governorship election has been fixed for November 21.

Read more at Daily Trust.

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