By Abubakar Muhammad Adamu
Ahead of the forthcoming local government polls in Adamawa, People’s Democratic Party PDP in the State has commenced sales of Nomination and Expressions of interest forms for Chairmanship and Councillorship positions.
The sales of the forms which can be obtain at state Secretariat of the party in Yola, will last till seven February, twenty-twenty two.
Addressing journalists at the state party Secretariat in Yola, Adamawa state of the party Barrister Tahir Shehu announced fifty thousand naira to expression of interest and five hundred thousand naira to nomination forms to Chairmanship position.
He said those wishing to contest for Councillorship will obtain the expression of interest at the cost ten thousand naira and one hundred thousand naira for nomination forms.
The chairman explained that Women and Physically challenged wishing to contest for Chairmanship will obtain the Nomination forms free of charge and pay for expression of interest forms at fifty thousand naira and twenty thousand naira for administrative charges.
Barrister Shehu also announced free of charge nomination forms for women and physically challenged seeking to contest for Councillorship and pay expression of interest at the cost of ten thousand naira while administrative charges twenty thousand naira.
He assured party officials of a level play ground during and after the sales of forms.
The state Chairman who urged the Party members to work for the success of the party also appealed to people to register with the party to move the state forward.
He reiterated commitment of Governor Fintiri’s administration to providing devidends of Democracy to people of Adamawa and solicited for more support to his administration for developmental projects in the state.