The presidential primary elections of the ruling All Progressives Congress has kicked off on Tuesday 7, June 2022 at Eagles Square Abuja, with the presence Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, currently carrying out a covert investigation to observe delegates’ inducement and vote-buying.
This development was confirmed by a top-ranking source within the anti-graft agency.
The source said, “We’re currently at the APC convention ground on a covert operation. We’re monitoring activities, and watching keenly for incidents of delegates inducement, vote-buying, and other electoral or financial fraud activities that might take place,” The Punch reports.
This follows reports of delegates’ inducement to the tune of about $40,000 by major contenders in the current presidential primary elections which is making the rounds.
Below is a the programme of events for the convention.