President Goodluck Jonathan. (File: AFP)
Abuja - The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party is currently enmeshed in a fresh crisis, reports The Nation.
The fresh crisis borders on the verbal attacks on the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Muhammadu Buhari and some of the North’s prominent politicians by the PDP’s presidential campaign organisation’s and First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan.
The hate campaign has ignited a row between President Goodluck Jonathan and the National Chairman of the PDP, Adamu Mu’azu and some Northern leaders in the party.
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The Northern leaders in the PDP were said to have taken exception to comments credited to the First Lady, where she made reference to people from North as people who breed more children than they can cater for.
They are also miffed with the First Lady for referring to Buhari as being “brain dead” .
The Northern leaders are not happy with the President for not coming out to condemn and caution his wife.
Read more at The Nation.
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