Abuja - One of the opposition political parties in the country, Allied Congress of Nigeria (ACPN), has threatened to take legal action to stop the nation-wide campaign for President Goodluck Jonathan by the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN).
This is because the rallies contravene Section 221of the Nigerian constitution, which prohibits association other than a political party from canvassing for votes for any candidates at any election, reports Vanguard.
Ganiyu Galadima, Acting National Chairman of ACPN, said that despite the restriction order, TAN had with the tacit support of the leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) continued to embark on public campaigns for the re-election bid of President Goodluck Jonathan.
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He challenged TAN to make public, the source of the huge campaign budget being expended in organising the zonal rallies.
Read more at Vanguard.
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