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PDP: 'Despicable' APC should be ashamed of itself

17 March 2014, 06:51

Abuja - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) declared it will not be distracted by attacks from the opposition party.

According to Olisa Metuh, the party National Publicity Secretary, the party will remain committed to curbing unemployment.

He said that the APC should be "ashamed of itself'' for seeking to play politics with the unfortunate death of some Nigerians at a stampede during the Nigeria Immigration Service recruitment test.

He said that the APC by its statement on the incident has again shown that it lacked respect for human life.

According to him it was despicable for the APC to politicise weighty issues on human lives while families of the deceased were still mourning.

This, he claimed, was all in a bid to score a cheap political point.

Metuh described the APC statement; “as crass” adding that it has further exposed the APC “as a party of insensitive persons blinded by an inordinate quest for power.”

-    NAN

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