APC holds Local Government congresses September 4
The All Progressives Congress announced that it has scheduled its Local Government Area Congresses for September 4.
This was contained in a statement by Senator John Akpanudoedehe, Secretary of APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) on Wednesday in Abuja.
The secretary said the forms procurement for wards, local government area councils and state congresses would begin from Aug. 18 to 28, while screening of aspirants would be from August 31 to September 2.
Akpanudohedehe said LGA congresses, including three-man delegates for the party’s National Convention, would be on Sept. 4, while appeals arising from the congresses would be from September 6 to 11.
“Nomination forms for the position of LG chairman will cost N25,000, LG vice chairman, secretary and treasurer will cost N15,000,” the APC scribe said.
He added that forms for other party offices would cost N10, 000, saying that female and physically challenged aspirants would pay 50 per cent of the fees for each position.