Former NFF President Alhaji Sani Lulu Abdullahi has been cleared by the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to contest the August 29th primary election in Kogi State.
In a release signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the party Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, said they deliberated on the reports of the screening and appeal committees for the Party’s Kogi Governorship aspirants, and arrived at the decision to clear Alhaji Sani Lulu and 8 others.
The statement reads “After a comprehensive review of the submissions by the two committees, relying on the party’s guidelines and the provisions of the Electoral Act, nine aspirants were finally cleared to contest the August 29, 2019 Indirect Governorship primary. Seven other aspirants did not meet the requirements for participation in the exercise”. Those cleared are Yahaya Bello, Hadiza Iyoma Ibrahim, Yahaya Odidi Audu, Sani Lulu Abdullahi ,Engr. Abubakar Bashir, Engr. Danlami Umar Mohammed, Yakubu Mohammed, Hassan Abdullahi, Ekele Aishat Blessing
Those not cleared are Prof. Mohammed Seidu Onaili, Usman Oyibe Jibrin, Mustapha Mona Audu, Rukkaya Ibrahim, Gen. Patrick Adenu Akpa , Babatunde Ayo Kunle Irukera, Muhammed Abubakar Unukwu Audu