*releases time table
By AUSTIN OWOICHO, Abuja
The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has released the time table ahead of the Kogi and Bayelsa States gubernatorial elections scheduled for later this year.
According to the statement signed by its NATIONAL ORGANIZING SECRETARY, EMMA IBEDIRO ESQ, the total cost of forms for both elections, is pegged at N22.5m for each aspirant.
“In line with the provision of the Electoral Act 2010 (as amended) and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) guidelines, the All Progressives Congress (APC) hereby releases this time-table and schedule of activities for the conduct of the 2019 Governorship Primary Elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States,” it said.
According to the statement,
“PURCHASE OF FORMS
- Expression of Interest – N 2,500,000.00
Nomination – N20,000,000.00
- There shall be no separate charge for deputy
- Female Aspirants and Physically Challenged Aspirants 50% of the prescribed fees for each position.
- All payments should be made in full directly into the designated bank accounts of the All Progressives Congress.
|Sale of Forms (APC National Secretariat)||Wednesday 10th July –Tuesday 20th August, 2019|
|02.||Last Day for Submission of Completed Forms (APC National Secretariat)||Wednesday 21st August, 2019|
|03.||Screening of Aspirants||Thursday 22nd August 2019|
|04.||Screening Appeal||Friday 23rd August, 2019|
|05.||Primary Election||Thursday 29th August, 2019|
|06.||Election Appeal||Monday 2nd September, 2019|