BY GABRIEL OKARU, ABUJA
The All Progressive Congress, APC, will hold its Primary election to elect its candidate for Ngor Okpala House of Assembly seat bye election on February 1, 2022.
This is contained in the party’s time table for concurrent legislative Bye Elections signed signed by the National Secretary, Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Sen. John James Akpanudoedehe.
The bye elections will hold in Ogoja/Yala Federal Constituency, Akpabuyo State Constituency in Cross River State, Akure North/Akure South Federal Constituency, Ondo State; Jos North/Bassa Federal Constituency, Plateau State and Pankshin South State Constituency, Plateau State.
The party also fixed the cost for Expression Interest and Nomination forms for the House of Representatives positions at N3, 850, 000.
For the State House of Assembly positions, the forms cost N850, 000. Female Aspirants and Physically Challenged Aspirants 50% of the prescribed fees for each positions.
The party’s Schedule of activities are as follows:
Notice of Election to the State Chapter – Tuesday 18th January, 2022
Sale of Forms (APC National Secretariat) – Tuesday 18th January, 2022
Last Day for Submission of Completed Forms and accompanying documents (APC National Secretariat) – Monday 24th January, 2022
Screening of Aspirants – Wednesday 26th January, 2022
Publication of claims and objections – Friday 28th January, 2022
Screening Appeals – Sunday 30th January, 2022
PRIMARY ELECTION – Tuesday 1st February, 2022
Election Appeal – Thursday 3rd February, 2022