The All Progressives Congress, (APC), is to conduct State Congresses in the first week of next month.
According to a statement issued by the Secretary, National Caretaker Committee of the party, Senator John Akpanudoedehe, the party will commence the sales of forms to aspirants this month.
The statement further disclosed that the sale of forms will begin tomorrow, Wednesday, September 15, ahead of the exercise. It was however silent on modalities and guidelines for the exercise.
According to reports, the party had since concluded the conduct of ward and local government congresses.
Further checks revealed that there have been no pronouncements on the composition of local government congress Appeal Panels, despite the crisis that trailed the exercise in few states where factions conducted parallel congresses.
However, Senator Akpanudoedehe, while speaking with newsmen last week, maintained that the National Secretariat of the party would not accord recognition to parallel congresses as there was no provision for such in the party Constitution and guidelines for the exercise.