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Jonathan accused of plotting to manipulate gov' election

04 September 2014, 16:26

Yola - Some indigenes of Adamawa State have accused President Goodluck Jonathan and the National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Adamu Mu’azu of planning to manipulate the  forthcoming PDP governorship primaries in the state.

Their strategy according to the concerned indigenes is to ensure the emergence of a candidate from the Fulani minority tribe, reports The Guardian.

Also read : Jonathan meets Adamawa PDP governorship aspirants

The indigenes under the aegis of the Movement for the Emancipation of Adamawa People (MEAP)  said President Jonathan;s body language,as being dictated to him by tMu’azu, himself a Fulani man, is to ensure that a candidate from the Fulani tribe picks the PDP”s ticket

The group also accused former Vice President Abubakar Atiku and the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) of plotting to ensure the emergence of a Fulani governorship candidate.

The group said both the PDP and APC should forget about any support from Christians and other tribes in the state if they go ahead with their Fulani agenda.

Read more at The Guardian.

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