Ekiti - The Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State has been directed to vacate its state secretariat in Ado Ekiti for failure to pay its rent, Punch reports.
The eviction notice was given by the landlord of the property, a two-term state PDP Chairman and now a member of the All Progressives Congress, Ropo Adesanya,
He said the PDP issued him a dud cheque.
Electricity supply to the party secretariat had been disconnected by the Benin Electricity Distribution Company as a result of unpaid bills.
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Adesanya, who was the PDP state chairman for eight years, including the tenure of Governor Ayo Fayose, is asking for N1.5m as owed rent.
The acting Chairman of the PDP in the state, Tunde Olatunde, confirmed that the cheque issued to Adesanya was not honoured by the bank.
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