Group Pays N45m for Buhari’s Nomination Form


By Ayo Kehinde

A group known as  the Consolidation Ambassadors Network, NCAN, supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday paid for and obtained the expression of interest and nomination forms valued at N45.5m for the president.

Buhari is currently visiting in China for the Forum on China–Africa Cooperation, FOCAC.

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, received the group at the party’s national secretariat, in Abuja, on Wednesday. He received the cheque from the group

The sum of N40 million is the form and the N5 million for the expression of interest.

Sunnisi Musa, National coordinator of the group, said they were out to prove that President Buhari has enough goodwill to turn into cash as they have done for him.

Meanwhile the party has directed party aspirant who are finding it difficult to obtain the forms to pay into the designated banks and come to the secretariat to collect the forms

Mr Yekini Nabena,Acting national publicity secretary said: “With the commencement of the All Progressives Congress (APC) nomination processes for the 20919 polls, we have received complaints from some State House of Assembly aspirants over inability to collect Expression of Interest and Nomination Forms in their states.

Affected aspirants can come to the Party’s National Secretariat in Abuja to collect the forms after making necessary payments at designated bank