Ahead of the rescheduled December 5 concurrent legislative by-elections, Chairman, Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mai Mala Buni has approved the appointment of Senator Kashim Shettima to chair the APC Cross River North Senatorial Campaign Council.
Shettima is the former governor of Borno state.
Other members of the campaign council included are as follows:
H.E. Senator Kashim Shettima – Chairman
Mr. Festus Keyamo (SAN) – Member
Hon. Goddy Jedy Agba – Member
Amb. Anthony Ogah Dimo – Member
Alh. Bala Mohammed Gwagwarwa – Member
Joshua Akpan – Member
Mrs. Stella Oketete – Secretary
A statement issued on Sunday by the APC Spokesman, Yekini Nabena said, the campaign council will be inaugurated on Wednesday, November 18 by 2pm at the party’s national secretariat.
The legislative by-elections will be conducted across eight (8) states of the federation as follows;
Bayelsa Central Senatorial District Election, Bayelsa State.
Bayelsa West Senatorial District Election, Bayelsa State.
Nganzai State Constituency Borno, Borno State.
Bayo State Constituency, Borno State.
Cross River North Senatorial District, Cross River State.
Obudu State Constituency, Cross River State.
Imo North Senatorial District, Imo State.
Lagos East Senatorial District, Lagos State.
Kosofe II State Constituency, Lagos State.
Plateau South Senatorial District, Plateau State.
Bakura State Constituency, Zamfara State.
Ibaji State Constituency, Kogi State