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Five PDP governors accused of supporting Buhari

2015-01-29 15:45
Presidential candidate of Nigeria's leading opposition All Progressive Congress, Mohammadu Buhari, meets with US Secretary of State at the US Consulate in Lagos January 25, 2015. US Secretary of State John Kerry said today that peaceful and timely el ~ AKINTUNDE AKINLEYE
Abuja - Five Peoples Democratic Party governors are secretly working for the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the February 14 contest, reports NewsDay.

The five PDP governors are clandestinely mobilising support for Buhari to have at least 25 percent of the total votes cast in their respective states to brighten his chances of winning the presidential election.

The governors are Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu (Niger), James Bala Ngilari (Adamawa), Abubakar Danladi (Taraba), Martin Elechi (Ebonyi) and Sullivan Chime (Enugu).

Also read: Nine PDP governors shun Jonathan’s campaign inauguration

The governors are already preparing ground to allow Buhari have a leverage that can give him the required 25 percent of total votes cast in the February 14 presidential election..

The governor are currently under surveillance by the Peoples Democratic Party.

Read more at NewsDay.

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