Over N258 million has been raked-in by the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the sale of expression of interest and nomination forms to aspirants ahead of the July 20 governorship primaries in Ondo State.
APC had placed N22.5 million fee on each of the governorship aspirants, while female aspirants and the physically challenged were asked to pay 50 per cent of the fee.
Already, 12 aspirants have purchased the form and ready for the primaries.
Those that have bought the form include incumbent Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, Joseph Olusola Iji, Odimayo Okunjimi, Olayide Adelami, Kekemeke Duerimini, Olusola Oke, Ifeoluwa Oyedele and Awodeyi Akinsheyinwa.
Others are Olubukola Adetula, Abraham Michael, Nathaniel Adojutelegan and the only female aspirant Mrs Olajumoke Anifowoshe.
Screening of aspirants for the party’s ticket is scheduled for Wednesday July 8, 2020 while screening appeal will hold on Friday July 10, 2020.