APC SETS NEW DATE FOR PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES SCREENING
By Adeniyi Onaara
The APC has set a new deadline for the vetting of its presidential candidates for the 2023 general elections.
Suleiman Argungu, the party’s National Organising Secretary, made the announcement on Monday in Abuja.
On Tuesday, May 24th, and Wednesday, May 25th, at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel Abuja, the party will screen the 28 presidential hopefuls who got forms.
The screening exercise had been postponed for the second time on Sunday after it was canceled last weekend. The change in plans, however, was not explained.
Vice President Yemi Osibanjo, APC National Leader Bola Tinubu, ex-Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi, and former Minister of Niger Delta Development, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, are among those who have filed their applications.
Prof. Ben Ayade, Governor of Cross River State; Gov. Dave Umahi, Governor of Ebonyi State; Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Governor of Ekiti State; Emeka Nwajiuba, ex-Minister of State for Education; and Sen. Ken Nnamani, former Senate President, are among the others.
Yahaya Bello, the governor of Kogi State, Mohammed Badaru Abubakar, the governor of Jigawa State, Mohammed Badaru Abubakar, the ex-governor of Zamfara State, Sen. Ahmed Yerima, the former Minister of Science, Technology, and Innovation, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, the former governor of Imo State, Sen. Rochas Okorocha, and the former governor of Ogun State, Sen. Ibi
By Aishat Momoh. O. The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry has reacted to the interest rate hike of the...
TRAIN COLLISION: PROSECUTION PRESENTS TWO WITNESSES AGAINST BRT DRIVER
On Friday, the Lagos State Government on presented two witness against the Bus Rapid Transit, (BRT) driver, Oluwaseun Osibanjo, who...
NPFL23: 25 AWAY WINS RECORDED IN 180 MATCHES (SEASON STATS)
The 2022/23 season of the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) officially commenced with a flag-off match in Uyo between Akwa...
LAGOS ISLAND AGOG AS SANWO-OLU COMMISSIONS DUALISED ADENIJI ADELE ROAD, TAPA STREET
Governor reopens remodelled Iga Iduganran PHC, inaugurates new health centre in Sura Tumultuous crowd of Lagos Island...
SCUML REGISTRATION IS FREE – EFCC
Registration with the Special Control Unit Against Money Laundering (SCUML) is free. The Acting Commander of the Ibadan Zonal Command...
BREAKING: FG DECLARES MONDAY, MAY 29 AS PUBLIC HOLIDAY
The Federal Government has declared Monday, 29th May 2023 as work-free for all workers in the country. According to the...