APC Shifts Deadline For Sale, Submission Of Nomination Forms
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced the extension of the deadline for the sale and submission of its nomination forms for presidential, governorship, National Assembly and House of Assembly aspirants to Tuesday, September 11, 2018.
Earlier this week, 360nobs published the timetable of the party showing its schedule of activities in preparation for the 2019 general elections.
According to the timetable, members of the party aspiring to contest for the presidency are to pay N40m and N5m for the nomination and expression of interest forms respectively.
In the same vein, governorship aspirants will pay N22.5m for the forms while the those vying for the Senate, House of Representatives, and House of Assembly seats are to purchase the forms for N7m, N3.85m, and N850,000 respectively.
The deadline for the sale of forms was to last five days from September 5 to September 10.
However, in a statement on Friday by its publicity secretary, Yekini Nabena, the party said it has extended the deadline from September 10 to September 11.
His words: “The All Progressives Congress (APC) has extended the deadline for the sale and submission of presidential, governorship, National Assembly and House of Assembly forms to Tuesday, September 11, 2018.”
“All aspirants for the listed positions are to submit their duly completed forms to the APC National Secretariat and the Party’s State Secretariat in the case of House of Assembly on or before the close of work of the new deadline.”