ACN Constitutes Panel To Screen Presidential Aspirants


ABUJA, Jan 09, (THEWILL) - The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) says it has constituted a seven-member committee to screen the party's presidential aspirants on Tuesday, Jan. 11th 2011, starting at noon in Abuja, in accordance with its determination to provide a level playing ground for all aspirants.

In a statement issued in Lagos today by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party said the Presidential Screening Committee would be chaired by the Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, while Dr. Muiz Banire will act as Secretary to the committee.

Others members include: Prof Ibrahim Na-Iya Sada, Prof Yakubu Muktar, Dr Chudi Nwike, Pastor Osagie Iyamu & the party’s spokesperson Alh. Lai Mohammed.

The party urged all aspirants to come with only one person. ''All aspirants must come with not more than one other person, and not a crowd, to the ACN National Headquarters, which will serve as the venue of the screening exercise,'' ACN said.