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APC divided over choice of Bayelsa governorship candidate

04 September 2015, 12:15

Yenagoa - Members of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State are divided over who to support among the candidates vying to win the party’s ticket for the December 5 governorship election in the state, reports Daily Post.

The aspirants have succeeded in splitting members of the party in the state into different factions.

The division is currently creating tension in the party.

Also read: Buhari intervenes in Bayelsa APC crisis

Leaders of the party in the state are worried and are calling on the national leadership of the party to take urgent steps to check what they described as the excesses of some governorship aspirants.

They warned that if the political antagonism brought about by the splitting of aspirants into camps was not checked, the party risked losing the election to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.

Read more at Daily Post.

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