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APC releases guidelines for Ondo governorship primary

12 July 2016, 19:31

Akure - The Ondo State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has released guidelines for the conduct of its governorship primary, reports New Telegraph.

The exercise is slated for August 18 and September 19.

The state Chairman of the party, Isaac Kekemeke said at a press conference that the guidelines became necessary in order to moderate the conduct of its numerous aspirants.

The rules state that aspirants must write a letter of nomination, accompanied with a bank draft of N2 million as party development levy.

Also read: INEC begins registration of election observers for Edo,Ondo governorship polls

About 50 persons from the three senatorial districts of the state are jostling for the sole ticket of the party ahead of the November 26 governorship election in the state according to Punch

Kekemeke said for anybody to be addressed as aspirant of the party, he must also sign a letter of commitment that he would abide by the outcome of the exercise.

 He, however, said female aspirants would only pay N1 million, alongside their letter of notification.

- News 24


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