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INEC recognises Tukur as PDP Chairman

11 October 2013, 14:32

Abuja - The Independent National Electoral Commission on Thursday turned down the request by the Abubakar Baraje faction of the Peoples Democratic Party to recognise its National Working Committee as the authentic leadership of the party, Leadership reports.

The Commission, in a letter dated October 2 said it would not withdraw recognition of the National Working Committee led by Bamanga Tukur, as the authentic leadership of the party because it monitored the conventions that produced it.

The faction had, in two separate letters, dated September 1 and 23, requested INEC to recognize its own NWC as the authentic leadership of the party.

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