Thursday, August 30, 2018 5.30PM / Proshare WebTV
The Ruling Political Party in Nigeria-The All Progressives Congress at the end of its National Executive Committee meeting today in Abuja, adopted the Direct primaries for its Presidency and the Indirect primaries for other elective positions.
This means for the Presidential primaries there will be an opportunity for every card carrying member of the party, to participate in the process of electing their candidate and flagbearer.
For the Senatorial/ House of Representatives/ Gubernatorial/ House of Assembly the Indirect primaries process driven by the delegate system will be the process for electing candidates for the APC.
The NEC Meeting was attended by President Muhammadu Buhari, the Vice-President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN , the National Chairman Comrade Adams Oshiomole amongst other top leaders.
This is in preparation for the forthcoming general elections in Nigeria, which is scheduled for the period of February, 2019.