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PDP accuses INEC , APC of hoarding PVCs

2015-02-06 12:15
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI
Abuja - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) are conniving with members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to deny non-indigenes in APC-controlled states of their permanent voter cards (PVCs), reports Leadership

Olisa Metuh, PDP’s National Publicity Secretary in a statement in Abuja on Thursday, said the party has more facts suggesting that the INEC officials and the APC were working together to shut out the non-indigenes because of their perceived political affiliation.

Also read: Fashola gives condition for collecting PVC

He noted that the aim is to deny the PDP of its well-deserved victory in APC states since these non-indigenes are supporters of the PDP.

He described the development as a crime against the electoral process.

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