…Form Free For Physically Challenged
All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, has fixed the fees for the nomination forms of its chairmanship and councillorship aspirants.
This was contained in the Notice of Guidelines of the party tagged: “Guidelines For The Nomination Of Candidates For Local Governments And LCDAs Offices 2021”, issued on Monday and signed by the party’s state Chairman, Alhaji Tunde Balogun and State Secretary, Hon. Lanre Ogunyemi.
The party pegged nomination fee for male chairmanship aspirant at N2 million and 50% of N2 million to be paid by female chairmanship aspirant, while additional N50,000 administrative fee is to be paid by both gender.
The party further fixed N500,000 as nomination fee for male councillorship aspirant and 50% of N500,000 to be paid by female councillorship aspirant while additional N50,000 administrative fee is to be paid by both gender.
Also, youths 40 years and below are to pay 50% of N500,000 with an administrative fee of N50,000.
However, the party said nomination is free for any physically challenged aspirant, who will only pay administrative fee of N50,000 and N5,000 respectively.
“There shall not be a separate fee for vice chairman. The form is FREE for physically challenged aspirants, but he or she shall pay administrative fee of N50,000 for chairmanship and N5,000 for councillorship positions respectively,” the party said..
The party stated that only aspirants cleared by the screening committee would be allowed to participate in the primaries, saying that aspirants must comport themselves, behave reasonably and responsibly during and after the screening exercise.
Lagos APC further fixed May 29th for primaries and that sale and submission of forms would end on 11th of the month.