The News Agency of Nigeria reports that as early as 7:30 a.m., voters started trooping into the venues to participate in the primaries, while voting commenced at 11:30 a.m.
Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, former governor of Sokoto State, has stressed the need for unity among presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party to enable the party scale through in the presidential election in 2019.
The Benue chapter of the All Progressive Congress said it has completed the distribution of electoral materials to 23 local government areas for its presidential primaries.
The Peoples Democratic Party says its presidential primaries and National Convention still hold on October 5 and 6, 2018 as earlier scheduled.
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, a Presidential aspirant of People’s Democratic Party, has called on Kano delegates to give him the necessary support during the forthcoming primaries.
Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, has emerged the presidential candidate of the Young Progressive Party.
The Committee said in a statement issued in Lagos on Monday that it was collaborating with the Lagos State Government (the host government) and all relevant security agencies to put in place adequate arrangements aimed at ensuring security…