January 11, (THEWILL) – Ahead of the February 25 elections in Nigeria, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has released a revised calendar for the party’s presidential campaign.
The Presidential Campaign Council (APC-PCC), said the review was part of an outcome of a strategic meeting among the presidential flag bearer, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, his running mate, Senator Kashim Shetimma, members of the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF) and the Campaign Council in Abuja, on Monday night.
According to the revised campaign calendar, President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to attend rallies in Kwara State on January 17; Bauchi on January 23, while he will lead the Southwest zone campaign to Ogun State on the 25th.
The campaign train will on January 19, hit Calabar, while Taraba State will play host to the campaign team on 20th in Jigawa State.
The campaign will move to Abia State on the 21st, while Benue and Zamfara States are hosting on the 26th and 28th, respectively.
While the Sokoto campaign earlier slated for January 16 will be held on January 29, the South-South mega rally is expected in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State capital, on the 30th.
The campaign for January will on the 31st, end in Anambra State.
Kebbi will play host to the campaign team on the 1st of February while Ekiti and Osun will take their turn on the 2nd and 3rd of February.
Also, on February 4, President Buhari is expected to grace the rally in Lafia, Nasarawa State.
Buhari is also expected to host the Party’s campaign rally on February 6, in Kastina State.
Rallies in Oyo, Kogi and Rivers States are scheduled for the 7th, 8th and 9th of February and the train will move to the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, on the 11th of February.
While President Buhari is expected at another rally in Owerri, Imo State on February 14; Gombe, Borno and Kano States rallies are billed for the 13th, 15th and 16th of February, respectively.
The Osun State rally will be held on the 18th of February; it was earlier fixed for January 18.
President Buhari is expected to attend the grand finale rally of the campaign on February 18, in Lagos.