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AD expels presidential candidate, endorses Jonathan

2015-03-11 14:30
President Goodluck Jonathan. (File: AFP)

Lagos - The Alliance for Democracy (AD) has expelled its presidential candidate in the March 28 presidential election, Rafiu Salau, reports Vanguard.

Salau was expelled for anti- party activities.

In his place, the party has adopted President Goodluck Jonathan as its flag bearer for the March 28 election.

Also read: SDP adopts Jonathan

National Chairman of AD, Senator Mojisoluwa Akinfenwa, said the decision to endorse Jonathan did not come easy as the party had to critically compare his record with that of Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

He said with the adoption of President Jonathan, the AD machinery and structures across the country, are available for the President.

Read more at Vanguard.

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