The All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has made about 423.5 million naira in the sale of nomination forms for the November 6 2021 gubernatorial elections.
The opposition PDP pegged its expression of interest form at N1m, compliance form N5m and nomination form, N20m bringing the total amount paid by each of its 13 male aspirants at N26m.
When collated, the male aspirants paid N338m. The three female aspirants were exempted from the paying the N20m nomination fee.
They each paid N6m being the cost of expression of interest and compliance forms. The total amount paid by the women was N18m.
Aspirants who paid for and obtained the PDP forms include: Dr. Obiora Okonkwo; Senator Uche Ekwunife; Mr. Chris Azubuogu; Wintson Udeh; Valentine Ozigbo; Godwin Ezeemo and Emeka Atiaba (SAN).