By Ikechukwu Okaforadi
Ahead of the October 31 concurrent legislative by-elections scheduled by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the All Progressives Congress (APC) screening committees have cleared all aspirants who purchased expression of interest and nomination forms to contest the party’s primary election scheduled for Thursday.
Recall that legislative bye-elections will be conducted across eight (8) States of the federation.
A statement issued by the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of APC, Yekini Nabena, the bye-elections would be conducted in the following order: Bayelsa Central Senatorial District Election, Bayelsa West Senatorial District Election, Nganzai State Constituency Borno, Bayo State Constituency, Cross River North Senatorial District.
Others are: Obudu State Constituency, Cross River, Imo North Senatorial District, Lagos East Senatorial District, Kosofe II State Constituency, Lagos, Plateau South Senatorial District, Bakura State Constituency, Zamfara, Ibaji State Constituency, Kogi.