FULL LIST: Mala Buni, Dapo Abiodun… APC approves guber candidates for 24 states



FULL LIST: Mala Buni, Dapo Abiodun… APC approves guber candidates for 24 states
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has released the names of 24 governorship candidates for the 2019 elections.
Yekini Nabena, national publicity secretary of the party, released the list in a statement on Friday.
He said the national working committee (NWC) gave its approval during a meeting on Thursday.
“Following the Governorship Primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held across the country, the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) at its meeting held on Thursday, 4th October, 2018 ratified the reports of the various Electoral Committees and adopts the under-listed as Governorship candidates of the APC for the forthcoming 2019 general elections,” the statement read.
Below is the full list of approved candidates.
S/NSTATECANDIDATE
1AbiaUche Ogah
2Akwa-IbomNsima Ekere
3BauchiMohammed Abubakar
4BenueEmmanuel Jimme
5BornoBabagana Umara-Zulum
6Cross-River Owan Enoh
 7 Delta Great Ogboru
8EbonyiSunday Ogboji
9GombeInuwa Yahaya
10JigawaMohammed Badaru Abubakar
11KadunaNasir El-Rufai
12KanoAbdullahi Umar Ganduje
13KatsinaAminu Bello Masari
14KebbiAbubakar Atiku Bagudu
15LagosBabajide Sanwo-Olu
16NasarawaAbubakar A. Sule
17NigerAbubakar Sani Bello
18OgunDapo Abiodun
19OyoAdebayo Adelabu
20PlateauSimon Lalong
21RiversTonye Cole
22SokotoAhmed Aliyu
23Taraba Sani Abubakar Danladi
24YobeMai Mala Buni
Despite the fact that the governorship primary was postponed twice, controversies have continued to trail the conduct of the exercise in some states.
The exercise was cancelled in Zamfara state and Imo states while it failed to take place in Kwara.


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