Edo 2020: APC Cancels Screening, Directs Aspirants To Report For Fresh Exercise
The All Progressives Congress (APC) Deputy National Secretary, Victor Gaidom has taken over as the Acting National Chairman of the party following affirmation of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole’s suspension by Appeal Court.
Gaidom disclosed this while addressing newsmen at APC National Secretariat, Abuja on Wednesday.
He also announced the cancellation of APC Screening for Edo 2020 governorship election and directs all aspirants to report at Party’s National Secretariat for fresh screening.
The Acting APC National Chairman said the fresh screening will hold between Wednesday and Thursday June 17-18, 2020. The party has slated Edo APC Primaries for June 22.
All the six APC aspirants for Edo 2020 governorship election including Governor Godwin Obaseki are expected to report for fresh screening.
GistIsland is yet o confirm, if Obaseki would honor the invitation of the party after resigning his membership on Tuesday.
Recall that Jonathan Ayuba led APC Screening Committee had on Friday disqualified Edo State Governor and two other aspirants from participating in the primaries.