Abuja, The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has actually launched names of political celebrations and their prospects for by-elections in Kastina, Bauchi, Kwara and Cross River, set up for Nov.17
The list was launched in a declaration signed by INEC National Commissioner, and Chairman, Details and Citizen Education, Festus Okoye on Thursday in Abuja.
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The by-elections are for Kankia/Kusada/lngawa Federal Constituency of Katsina State, Toro Federal Constituency of Bauchi State, Ekiti/lrepodun/Isin/ Oke-Ero Federal Constituency of Kwara, and lkom ll State Constituency of Cross River State.
According to INEC, 4 political celebrations sent elections for the Kankia/Kusada/lngawa Federal Constituency of Katsina State by-election, as at Nov. 6, which was the last day for the submission of Types CF001 and CF002
The celebrations and their chosen prospects are Peoples Redemption Celebration (PRP), Nasiru Kankia; Yes Electorate Uniformity (YES), Abdullahi Umar; Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP), Abdussamad Abdullahi; and the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abubakar Kusada.
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The Commission likewise revealed that 2 political celebrations sent elections for Toro Federal Constituency of Bauchi State by-election.
These are PDP with Shehu Umar as its prospects, in addition to the APC with Yusuf Nuhu as its prospect.
For Ekiti/lrepodun/Isin/ Oke-Ero Federal Constituency of Kwara, the Commission stated 5 political celebrations chosen prospects consisting of the Labour Celebration, Femi Ana-Ara; and the Unity Celebration of Nigeria (UPN), Olaniyan Ayorinde.
Others are PDP, Jimoh Damilare; Peoples Celebration of Nigeria (PPN) Ajayi Bidemi; and the APC, Olawuyi Tunji.