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APC Set To Hold Primary Bye-Election In Jigawa



APC Set To Hold Primary Bye-Election In Jigawa
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The All Progressive Congress (APC) has fastened Friday, February 5 for the first bye-election of the Kafin Hausa Federal Constituency of Jigawa State.

The State Director of Organization of the Party,  Prof. Al-Mustapha Medaner made this recognized in a press release on Friday. 

Medaner mentioned the gross sales of types for the election will start on the get together’s nationwide secretariat from January 30 to February 1, whereas the screening of aspirants would happen on February 2.

He mentioned the Expression of Interest and Nomination Forms for the election would value N850,000, including that feminine aspirants and the bodily challenged would pay 50 per cent of the prescribed quantity.

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However, he added that publication of claims and objections would happen on February 3 whereas screening appeals had been fastened for February 4.

According to him, the election attraction for the election would maintain on February 7.

He identified that the election timetable was in accordance with the provisions of the amended 2010 Electoral Act and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) tips.

Meanwhile, AllNews had studies that APC Caretaker Committee (CTC) Chairman in Rivers, Isaac Ogbobula, mentioned the get together is not going to take part within the forthcoming native authorities council elections in his state.

Ogbobula, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Port Harcourt, alleged that the “electoral course of is defective’’.

He additional alleged that the structure of the membership of the Rivers Independent Electoral Commission (RSIEC) was defective as a result of a number of the members have been card-carrying members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

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“The electoral course of is already defective with the structure of the fee’s membership, so they can not conduct a free and truthful native authorities council elections.

“We determined that as a celebration that we aren’t going to contest to present credit score to an illegitimate course of, and now we have the backing of the nationwide secretariat of our get together,’’ Ogbobula mentioned.

He urged APC members in Rivers to disregard statements and actions of “some individuals with out the facility and authority to take part within the elections’’.

“I name on our get together members to proceed to go about their actions with out bothering whether or not anyone needs to present the impression that they’re going to partake within the elections,’’ he added.

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