Jigawa Assembly Polls: APC Aspirants To Pay N850,000 For Forms
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Aspirants wishing to contest for the All Progressives Congress ticket for the Jigawa State Legislative Bye-Election are to pay a sum of N850,000 each for expression of interest and nomination forms.
However, for women and physically challenged members, the forms will be sold for N425,000.
This was contained in a statement titled, “APC Releases Schedule of Activities for Jigawa State Legislative By-Election,” signed by the APC Director of Organisation, Prof. Al-Mustapha, Ussiju Medaner, in Abuja, late on Friday.
Medaner said, “The expression of interest and nomination forms cost N850,000. Female Aspirants and Physically Challenged Aspirants are to pay 50% of the prescribed fees.”
The statement added, “In accordance with the provisions of the Electoral Act 2010 (as amended) and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) guidelines, the APC, has released its time-table and schedule of activities for the conduct of Legislative By-Election into Kafin Hausa State Constituency of Jigawa State.