Zakaa Lazarus, Abuja
The President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan on Monday joined the 2023 Presidential race.
Lawan’s friends purchased the All Progressives Congress, APC, nomination forms at the International Conference Centre, ICC Abuja on his behalf.
It was learnt that Lawan’s friends were led by Chief Sam Nkire, a member of the National Caucus of the party and 15 other Senators.
This makes the Senate President the 24th aspirant to pick the APC’s expression of interest and nomination forms.
Meanwhile, the All Progressives Congress had scheduled its primary election for May 30.