Six aspirants running for the position of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress have stepped down from the contest.
This was disclosed in a letter address to the Chairman of the APC Election Sub-Committee on Friday, signed by Senator George Akume, who was also among those vying for the position.
The six former candidates threw their weights behind President Muhammdu Buhari’s anointed candidate, Senator Abdullahi Adamu.
Aspirants who stepped down are: H.E. Sen. Tanko Al-Makura, H.E.Sen. George Akume, H.E Abdulaziz Yari, Sen. Sani Musa Muhammad, Comm. Etsu Muhammad, and Turaki Salilu Mustapha.