From: Ali Abare, Gombe
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gombe State said it had screened 39 candidates vying for eight vacant positions in the party’s mini congress scheduled for Saturday.
Malam Kasim Maigari, state caretaker secretary of the party, disclosed this in an interview with the newsmen in Gombe on Friday.
Maigari said appropriate steps have been put in place for the exercise which would signal that unity has finally returned to the party.
“There are eight vacant positions and we have screened 39 persons who were all qualified to contest.
“There are eight persons contesting for the post of chairmanship, five, Deputy chairmen, four, secretary, 10, Youth leader, three, Legal Advisers, two, Zonal women leader and three ex-officio”, he said.
Maigari explained that the party sold the forms for the chairmanship at the…