PHOTOS: Group buys N100m APC nomination form for Okorocha
NEWS DIGEST – A group, The New Nigeria (TNN), has raised over N100 million to purchase the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential election expression of interest and nomination forms for the Senator representing Imo West Senatorial District, Rochas Okorocha.
Senator Okorocha, who disclosed this in a post on his Facebook page said the group which is an auspices of the All Progressive Congress contributed N100 million to obtain the form on his behalf.
The group presented the forms to the former Imo State Governor on Friday at his private office in Abuja.
The APC expression of interest form for the presidential election costs N30 million, while the nomination form is N70 million, making a total of N100 million.
Okorocha, who expressed excitement that the group was able to raise the amount, said even as the race for the New Nigeria intensifies, the vision remains the pursuit of a Nigeria that stands as a giant among the nations of the world via wealth creation irrespective of the cost.