Buhari to Apc: i can’t pay N55m nomination rate
The upward evaluation of the expression of hobby and nomination forms by the all progressives congress (apc), has suffered a setback as president muhammadu buhari has advised the national running committee participants of the birthday party that n55 million is simply too high for him.
The president had 4 years ago complained over the N27.5 million nomination forms for the presidential price tag and had argued that if he had his way, he might have ensured downward overview of the charges.
But the national running committee of the apc has reviewed the nomination paperwork upward to the song of n55 million. at the same time as the presidential nomination form is going for n50 million, the expression of interest form prices n5 million.
A member of the national executive committee of the birthday party told the sunday telegraph in an distinct interview that the president “has complained to the birthday celebration that he could not have the funds for it”
The nec supply said that the president had instructed the nwc members that he was a revenue earner, consequently he does no longer have such cash to buy the nomination sorts of the birthday party”
Also reviewed upward are the value of nomination bureaucracy for the governorship, senatorial, residence of representatives and state house of meeting forms.
For the apc governorship price tag, the birthday celebration reviewed the nomination forms from N5.five million to N22.five million, senatorial price tag from N3.three million to N8.5 million, residence of representatives from N2.2 million to N6.5 million and state house of assembly from N550, 000 to N1.1 million.
The members of the now not-to-younger-to-run in apc have vowed to protest the excessive cost of nomination paperwork.