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PDP chairman kidnapped in Anambra

02 December 2013, 17:59

Awka - The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Anambra chairman, Prince Kenneth Emeakhayi was reportedly abducted on Monday morning, according to Daily Post.

Though details of the kidnap remain sketchy, sources close to the PDP say the incident may be connected to the Anambra governorship election.

Prior to the elections on November 16, the party had experienced multiple litigations over candidate choice.

Emeakayi, had earlier supported Nicholas Ukachukwu, before pitching his tent with the eventual governorship candidate,Tony Nwoye.

Contrary to Nwoye’s decision not to participate in the supplementary elections held on November 30, Emeakhayi supported the decision of the national leadership of the party to participate in the supplementary polls.

According to police no formal report has been made on the incident.

Read more at Daily Post


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