Considering the INEC time-table, the party leaders swung into action and ensured that all that’s required of the party which includes submission of membership register, delegate list, mode of nomination to be adopted have been fulfilled by the party leadership and copies of acknowledgment from INEC are in the archive of the party.
As you may recall that the National Working Committee of our great party on 6th of May, 2022 announced the line-up of 2023 pre-election activities which has received massive acceptance by Nigerians, members and non-members inclusive.
The Activities includes the following-
Registration of Aspirants on the Expression of Interest portal – https://aacparty.org/aspirant-application/
There are currently 109 Aspirants onboarded.
Note- The six-day extension by INEC announced on May 27, 2022 has made it now possible for people aspiring to run under the party to register as quickly as possible. As an aspirant, please seize this opportunity to do the needful.
Leadership Meeting with Aspirants – 2 virtual meetings have held already and a loop has been created for continuous discussion. New aspirants will be added after registering on the portal link shared above.
Screening of Aspirants– A 7-person committee was inaugurated with Mrs Edith Isokpan chairing the Committee.
Note- This is a continuous process that has started already. Aspirants will proceed to screening after fulfilling financial responsibilities set by the National Working Committee. See details on financial responsibilities- https://aacparty.org/aspirant-confirmation-details/
Account Details –
African Action Congress
Date of Primaries – June 2nd (All categories except Presidential position) and June 3rd (Presidential)
Note- Any extension will be properly communicated to registered aspirants.
Other very important Committees that have been inaugurated by the National Working Committee:
1. AAC-TIB Committee- To look at the state of the party structures across sub-nationals and advise accordingly.
2. AAC Manifesto Review- Change is constant and as the name implies, the Committee has been saddled with the responsibility of reviewing the manifesto of the party to continually be in the best interest of our people.
3. AAC-Labour Relations Committee- This committee has some of the finest labour activists who are reaching out to labour centers (The NLC, TUC, ULC) across the country on behalf of the party. Work is ongoing.
There is no gainsaying that we are on full throttle as we coast to victory come 2023.
For more information, please contact-
Comrade Philip Oshiokue
(National Organizing Secretary) 07033155960