en. Prince Bassey Otu, one of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant and Gov. Ayade’s concensus candidate for the number 1 position has been disqualified by the Appeal Committee of the Party.
Otu who was initially disqualified by the Screening commitee over series of petitions will not be contesting the APC primary.
The Appeal Committee has submitted its report which they affirmed the decision of the Screening Commitee which disqualified Sen. Otu on the grounds of various petitions bothering on criminal allegations and certificate forgery.