The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary in Lagos state has been postponed to Tuesday, October 2 – the third postponement in the last three days.
This was disclosed by the acting national publicity secretary of the APC, Yekini Nabena, in a statement released on Monday.
The statement read: “The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has rescheduled governorship primaries in the Lagos, Enugu and Adamawa states.
“The mode of primaries for Enugu and Adamawa states has also been changed from INDIRECT to DIRECT Primaries.
“New dates: Lagos Governorship Primaries – Tuesday, October 2, 2018.
“Enugu and Adamawa Direct governorship Primaries – Thursday, October 4, 2018.”
Akinwunmi Ambode, the governor, is being challenged by Jide Sanwo-Olu, the preferred choice of Bola Tinubu, former governor of the state and a national leader of the APC.
Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the party, is expected to visit Lagos on Monday in a bid to resolve the crisis.