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2019 elections: APC releases timetable for its primaries



The All Progressives Congress, APC, has released the schedule for its primaries ahead of the 2019 general election.

The National Organising Secretary of the APC, Emma Ibediro, who released the time table and schedule on Tuesday night in Abuja said it was approved by both the National Working Committee and National Executive Committee of the party.

According to the APC, activities will commence with the sale of forms from September 5 to 10. This will be followed by nationwide congresses on September 12 to elect delegates for other primaries except the presidential which will be decided by direct primary.

The timetable showed the presidential primary will be conducted on September 20 while governorship primaries will be held on September 26.

The APC then listed the cost of the nomination forms. House of Assembly aspirants will pay a total of N850,000; House of Representatives aspirants are to pay a total of

Senate aspirants will pay a total of N7 million, governorship aspirants a total of N22.5 million and presidential aspirants a total of N45 million.

The party noted there shall be no separate charge for deputy aspirants while female aspirants and physically challenged aspirants will pay 50 per cent of the prescribed fees for each position.

All forms are to be collected and submitted on or before September 12.

The party also revealed that the various payments for these forms should be made in full.


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