Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajuiba, has resigned from his position ahead of the APC presidential primaries.

His resignation was announced during the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting on Wednesday May 11.

President Muhammadu Buhari had ordered all Ministers running for elective offices to submit their letters of resignation on or before Monday the 16th of May, 2022.

Nwajiuba is among the six ministers who have obtained the N100 million presidential forms of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the primaries slated for the end of this month.