Seven weighty aspirants from Anambra State , competing for three tickets, will today join others senatorial aspirants across all 36 states and FCT, across all six geopolitical zones today to face what promises to be an intensive screening exercise in Transcorp Hilton Hotels and Sheraton Hotels Abuja.
While aspirants from North East, South East and South West will be screened in Transcorp Hilton, North West , North Central and South South will be screened in Sheraton Hotels and Towers Abuja.
They will be joined by 20 aspirants vying for 11 federal constituencies in the state.
Senatorial aspirants are as follows:
- Hon Ebele Obi
- Sen. Uche Ekwunife
- Chief Uzoma Igbonwa
- Engr. Nelson Onubogu
- Azuka Okwuosa
- Sen. Andy Uba
- Col (Arc.) Jeff Onyejegbu
The 20 HOR aspirants competing for 11 tickets in the state are Hon. Charles Odedo, Emmanuel Nweke, Elijah Onyeagba, Jude K Onyeka, Constance Iloh (Mrs) and Oliver Chux Ezeobi.
Others according to the list availed by National Secretariat of APC through Anambra State Secretariat are Oji K. Chukwudi, Emmanuel Chikelo, Humphrey Udemezue, Ike Chidolue, Chidiebere Ogbaji, Hon Theo Nnorom and Maduka J Enemuo.
Also in the race for ticket baring screening are Engr. Michael Mofunanya, Johnbosco Onunkwo, Hon. Nze Chidi Duru, Hon Chiedu Eluemunoh, Barr. Osita Igbokwe, Chibuzo Unachukwu and Hon. Uchenna Okonkwo-Okom.
One aspirant apiece were returned for Anambra North Senatotial Zone, Anaocha-Dunukofia-Njikoka Federal Constituency and Ihiala Federal Constituency.