Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has picked his nomination and interest forms for the 2023 presidency under the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The announcement was disclosed by the VP’s spokesman, Laolu Akande on Thursday.
According to Akande, the forms were picked on behalf of the Vice President by Senator Kabiru Gaya, wHO IS reported to be one of the leaders of the Osinbajo campaign team.
“A passionate team of support groups and individual Nigerians from across the country have raised funds to support the purchase of APC nomination forms for the Vice President’s 2023 presidential bid.
“Today, the forms are being collected by representatives of the team, just as the VP continues his interactions with APC stakeholders across the States.
“Today, VP Osinbajo is in Cross River and Bayelsa State,” Akande said.
Osinbajo had declared his interest to run for the office of the president of Nigeria last month.
Following his expression of interest, the VP had been touring the country for consultations with delegates of the ruling APC.
The APC is set to conduct its primary election at end of May after the sale of forms was extended by four days.