Ahead of 2019

A major division has emerged in the ruling All Progressives Party, APC, over the mode of conducting primaries to pick the party’s candidates for the 2019 general elections. Sources in the party revealed that majority of the party’s Governors have rejected the idea of adopting a direct primaries approach, favoured by APC National Leader, Bola Tinubu, and National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole. The party’s National Executive Committee, NEC, is meeting today, Thursday, to take a final decision on the method and timetable for the primaries. Tinubu and Oshiomhole are said to…

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