- APC fails to clear 7 for Kogi poll
The full list of All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirants for the Kogi governorship election, not cleared by the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party has emerged.
The development was disclosed 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. Prof. Mohammed Seidu Onaili
2. Usman Oyibe Jibrin
3. Mustapha Mona Audu
4. Rukkaya Ibrahim
5. Gen. Patrick Adenu Akpa
6. Babatunde Ayo Kunle Irukera
7. Muhammed Abubakar Unukwu Audu