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PDP disowns Senate President

2015-06-04 15:17

Abuja - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has denied putting forward any candidate for the Senate Presidency, reports The Nation.

The party noted that it is not behind the plot to present incumbent Senate President David Mark as a candidate for the Senate Presidency.

Also read: PDP unsettles APC over Senate Presidency

Briefing newsmen at the end of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) meeting on Wednesday in Abuja, the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, said the party has no plan to take away the position from the All Progressives Congress (APC) which formed a majority in the Senate.

He stated that the senators are matured with vast experience and can determine who leads them in the assembly without external influence.

He denied that the issue of the election of Senate President and the deputy was discussed during the retreat organized for the party’s senators-elect.

Read more at The Nation.

Read more on: 2015 elections

Read more on: apc  |  pdp  |  olisa metuh  |  david mark  |  abuja  |  senate presidency

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