Mokelu picks APC presidential nomination type, joins 27 different aspirants | The Guardian Nigeria Information

Ikeobasi Mokelu, has picked the All Progressives Congress’s (APC) Expression of Curiosity and Nomination varieties to contest the presidential main election.

Mokelu was a former Minister of Data and Tradition within the army administration of late Gen. Sani Abacha.

A member of the marketing campaign organisation, Timothy Amah, confirmed the event and boasted that Ikeobasi Mokelu will emerge the celebration’s candidate through the primaries due to his expertise.

Based on him, Mokelu’s presidency will apply the values of honour, character, and integrity within the software of environment friendly and sustainable governance in any respect ranges of presidency and within the three arms of presidency.

Mokelu is the twenty eighth aspirant to buy the APC 2023 presidential Expression of Curiosity and Nomination varieties at the price of N100 million.

The aspirant had earlier mentioned that he was becoming a member of the 2023 presidential race after due consultations. He was satisfied that he was certified to tackle the problem of shifting the nation to the following section of her improvement.

“I’ve a wealthy political and polity pedigree. I used to be born and mentored by two nice nationalists and independence fighters,” he mentioned.

“My perception within the enduring legacy of our forefathers led me to develop and encourage the crafting of assorted parts of what’s in the present day, the 1999 Structure.

“It’s on file that in my quick tenure in workplace as Minister of Data and Tradition, I fostered probably the greatest relationships with the media and civil society, even on the threat of dropping my job,” Mokelu had mentioned.

Popularly referred to as Onwa, Mokelu was the founder and convener of #IstandwithBuhari, an APC motion established in all of the 774 Native Authorities Areas of the nation.

Mokelu was a delegate to the Nationwide Constitutional Convention between 1994 and 1995, the place he served as chairman of a number of subcommittees, together with safety, power-sharing, and social welfare amongst others.

He was additionally the initiator of Handshake Throughout Nigeria and Motion for Brotherliness Throughout Nigeria.

The APC particular presidential main conference is scheduled to carry from Might 30 to June 1.

Mokelu be part of different aspirants within the APC 2023 presidential race together with: Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Sen. Rochas Okorocha, speedy previous Imo governor, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation and Gov. Yahaya Bello.

Others are Dr Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Productiveness, Sen. Ken Nnamani, Mr Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, the Minister of State for Schooling, Gov. David Umuahi of Ebonyi state

Additionally within the race are: Mr Adams Oshiomhole, a former APC Nationwide Chairman, Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti, Sen. Ibikunle Amosun (APC-Ogun Central) and former two-term governor of Ogun, Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum Assets and Pastor Tunde Bakare.

Godwin Emefiele, CBN Governor; Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, Minister of Science and Expertise and Ms Uju Ohanenye, a feminine aspirant are additionally within the race amongst others.


All countries
Total confirmed cases
Updated on May 18, 2022 10:20 pm
Total confirmed cases
Updated on May 18, 2022 10:20 pm
Total confirmed cases
Updated on May 18, 2022 10:20 pm
Total confirmed cases
Updated on May 18, 2022 10:20 pm
Total confirmed cases
Updated on May 18, 2022 10:20 pm

Latest Updates

Frequently Asked Questions

Related Articles

Oni seeks Buhari, IGP’s intervention for peaceable gov ballot

The governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Social gathering in Ekiti State, Segun...

NANS to close down all worldwide airports

The Nationwide Affiliation Of Nigerian College students alongside the Nationwide Affiliation of College...

Deploying NFTs expertise in healthcare would improve administration of medical information, remedy  —Consultants

Angela Onwuzoo Because the world seeks varied options and interventions to boost healthcare supply,...