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The Youth Party, a political party recently registered by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), is set to conduct its Primary Elections in preparation for the 2019 general elections.

The Party’s National Organising Secretary, Mr. Olusegun Adeniyi, announced that in conformity with the INEC Guidelines on the conduct of party primaries, the Youth Party’s National Executive Committee (NEC) has issued guidelines for the conduct of the Party’s primaries.

Furthermore, the Schedule for the Party’s Primary Elections is as follows:

  1. Sale of Forms                                                      20th August – 8th September, 2018
  2. Screening                                                             5th September – 9th September, 2018
  3. Appeals                                                                6th September – 10th September, 2018
  4. State House of Assembly Primaries                2nd October, 2018
  5. House of Reps. and Senate Primaries            2nd October, 2018
  6. Governorship Primaries                                   3rd October, 2018
  7. Presidential Primary                                         3rd October, 2018
  8. Appeals from Primaries                                   3rd October – 4th October, 2018

The Party has made Nomination and Expression of Interest Forms available at the National Secretariat and State Offices from August 20 – September 1, 2018. The following are the fees:

S/N Position Expression of Interest Form Nomination Form
1. President N200,000.00 N2,000,000.00
2. Governor N100,000.00 N1,000,000.00
3. Member, Senate N80,000.00 N800,000.00
4. Member, House of Representatives N40,000.00 N400,000.00
5. Member, State House of Assembly N20,000.00 N200,000.00
6. Member, FCT Area Council N2,500.00 N25,000.00

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Also read Youth Party Primary Election Guidelines by clicking the link below.
Guidelines for Primaries