Abuja - Governor Idris Wada of Kogi State has said the popularity of President Muhammadu Buhari will not stop the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from wining the November 21 governorship election in the state, reports Punch.
Wada said the PDP remains the most popular party in the state.
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Wada spoke with journalists in Abuja on Thursday, when he visited the national headquarters of the PDP to pay for his nomination form for the gubernatorial election.
The governor acknowledged that Buhari’s popularity played a major role during the last general election but noted that PDP still performed brilliantly in the state.
He stated that while the All Progressives Congress (APC) won the presidential election in Kogi state, PDP clearly won the state assembly positions.
He maintained that the PDP is on ground in the state
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