APC Rakes In N13bn From Sales Of Forms To Aspirants
The All Progressives Congress (APC) recorded a total revenue of N12.635bn from the sale of expression of interest and nomination forms for its primaries.
Only President Muhammadu Buhari had his own forms paid for by his supporters at the cost of N45m.
And for the governorship primaries, each aspirant paid N22.5m with 171 aspirants getting the form. This amounted to N3,847,500,000
The party then made N2.702bn from the sales of forms to senatorial aspirants with each form going for N7m for the 386 contestants.
And for the House of Representatives, the APC sold the forms to about 1,587 persons for N3.8m. The amount thus total about N6,030,600,000.
Adding up these figures, the ruling party made N12, 625,100,000.