- APC clears 9 for Kogi poll
The full list of All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirants for the Kogi governorship election, cleared by the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party has emerged.
36naija.com reports that the APC NWC cleared nine apirants for the Kogi state governorship election on Wednesday, August 28.
The development was made known in a statement issued by Lanre Issa-Onilu, APC National Publicity Secretary.
According to the statement, the list followed deliberation on the reports of the screening and appeal committees.
The statement added,
“After a comprehensive review of the submissions by the two committees, relying on the party’s guidelines and the provisions of the Electoral Act, nine aspirants were finally cleared to contest the August 29, 2019 Indirect Governorship primary.
“Seven other aspirants did not meet the requirements for participation in the exercise.”
Below is the list…
1. Yahaya Bello
2. Hadiza Iyoma Ibrahim
3. Yahaya Odidi Audu
4. Sani Lulu Abdullahi
5. Engr. Abubakar Bashir
6. Engr. Danlami Umar Mohammed
7. Yakubu Mohammed
8. Hassan Abdullahi
9. Ekele Aishat Blessing.