Coalition picks APC nomination forms for AfDB President, Adesina

AfDB President, Akinwumi Adesina
AfDB President, Akinwumi Adesina

The President of the African Development Bank, Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, on Saturday, obtained copies of his Nomination and Expression of Interest forms to vie for the All Progressives Congress presidential ticket.

This is as a coalition of 28 groups consisting of Youth Arise Movement, Nigerians in Diaspora One Nigeria Group, Prudent Youth Association of Nigeria, women groups, farmers, people with disabilities and other civil society groups, raised the N100 million fee to purchase the forms for the former minister.

The coalition is led by the Head, One Nigeria Group, Mohammed Saleh.

The payment acknowledgement slip exclusively seen by Punch Newspaper on Saturday carried Adesina’s name as the recipient of the forms. (The Punch)