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Cross River PDP woos electorate with bags of rice

2015-03-25 22:18
Nigerian President and presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) Goodluck Jonathan waves to supporters during a rally in Maiduguri on January 24, 2015. Boko Haram fighters have killed 15 villagers near Maiduguri, the epicen ~ TUNJI OMIRIN

Cross River - The People's Democratic Party ahead of Saturday's presidential election, distributed bags of rice to woo votes from the electorates, Punch reported.

According to the PDP, the state has over 1.1 million registered voters and they have set aside N10 000 for each electorate so they can get maximum votes from difficult areas.

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A PDP representative has expressed that these items need to be distributed before the election as it makes no sense if they are held back.

With electorates receiving monetary and food items, PDP is ready gearing up for the upcoming elections.

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