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No automatic waiver for any PDP member -Mu'azu

22 October 2014, 13:25

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Adamu Mu'azu, has said that there would be no automatic waiver for defectors from other political parties and returnee members of the party, reports Leadership.

Mu’azu, who was speaking while receiving the report of its zonal re-integration committee for the North East,said all new members of the party would be required to personally write to the party leadership to seek waiver to participate in the party's primaries.

He said such applications would be treated and given consideration as the party had not turned down waiver applications from returnee members in the past.

Also read: Ribadu granted waiver to contest governorship poll

The occasion also served as a formal reception for former Governor of Borno, Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff, and other members of the opposition in Borno who defected to the PDP.

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