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- According to the party’s national secretary, Senator John Akpanudoedehe, APC has approved the revised timetable for its states congresses
- Akpanudoedehe gave further updates on the purchase of forms and screening of the aspirants for the election
FCT, Abuja- The All Progressives Congress (APC), has released the revised timetable and schedule of activities for its Saturday, October 16 state congresses.
PM News reports that Senator John Akpanudoedehe, the national secretary of the APC Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) announced this in a statement on Thursday, September 30, in Abuja.
According to Akpanudoedehe, the purchase of forms for the state congresses which commenced on Wednesday, September 15 would end on Monday, October 11, while screening of aspirants for State executives would be on Wednesday, October 13 through Thursday, October 14.
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“Under the provisions of Article 11: A sub-section (i-xiii), and Article 17(i) of our party’s Constitution, the CECPC of our great party has approved the revised timetable and schedule of activities for the conduct of Congresses across States in the federation to elect party officials.”
He said the state congresses would hold on Saturday, October 16, while appeals arising from the exercise would be from Saturday, October 23 through Saturday, October 30, Vanguard also reported.
The APC scribe added that:
“On the cost of nomination forms, aspirants for the position of State Chairman will purchase forms at the cost of N100,000. Deputy State Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer aspirants will pay N50,000.
“Aspirants for the position of Senatorial Chairmen are to purchase forms at N50,000; Senatorial Youth Leader N30,000 and other offices N30,000.
“Female and physically challenged aspirants are to pay 50 per cent of the prescribed fees for each position.”
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