APC Sets To Screen LG Aspirants


In preparation for the November 18 local government elections, the Kwara State APC has disclosed that 87 aspirants are jostling for local government chairmanship position across the 16 local government areas while 317 aspirants have indicated interest in the councillorship positions in the 193 wards. The state Chairman, Alhaji Ishola Balogun-Fulani  stated that the State Secretariat had directed each local government to set up seven-man screening committee to screen all aspirants ahead of the primary elections in line with the Kwara State Independent Electoral Commission’s timetable.