Anambra: APC tackles INEC over Senatorial candidate

TVCE ,POLITICS - The All Progressives Congress, APC, on Friday disagreed with the Independent National Electoral Commission over the disqualification of its candidate from the Anambra Central Senatorial Election scheduled for March 5, 2016. INEC has excluded the APC and its candidate from the re-run election. According to a statement by its National Secretary, Mai Bala Buni, the APC said its candidate, Sharon Ikeazor, who was recently picked as replacement for Senator Chris Ngige who voluntarily withdrew from the contest “is still very much in the race.” According to APC, this clarification is sequel to reports suggesting that the APC senatorial candidate has been excluded from the election by the Independent National Electoral Commission. Buni said, “The party is not in receipt of any communication from the Independent National Electoral Commission in respect of the purported exclusion of the APC senatorial candidate.  “For the sake of clarity, the following should be noted: “Dr. Chris Ngige...