Lagos - Former deputy national chairman (South) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Bode George has denied that President Goodluck Jonathan has endorsed the former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro as the party’s standard bearer in the 2015 governorship election in Lagos.
George in an interview with Vanguard noted that President Jonathan is not backing any of the party aspirants in the election.
He said Obanikoro was economical with the truth by saying President Jonathan has endorsed him and had asked him to resign as minister to contest.
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George denied having any preferred candidate for the election, saying whoever the party decides to choose as its candidate, must be respectable, responsible, acceptable, manageable and marketable.
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