Abuja - Senators elected under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of deliberately orchestrating crisis capable of plunging the nation into chaos, reports Thisday.
The PDP senators were reacting to Friday’s warrant of arrest issued by the Code of Conduct Tribunal against Senate President Bukola Saraki following his absence at the beginning of his trial over alleged false declaration of assets before Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) in 2003.
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The senators expressed shock over perceived gestapo manner in which charges were brought against Saraki and the eventual warrant of arrest issued against him by the tribunal.
The senators said the action of the ruling APC which used change as its slogan during its campaign earlier in the year is highly detrimental to the survival of democracy in Nigeria.
The PDP senators urged both the APC government and Saraki to settle their differences since they belong to the same political party instead of driving the nation into anarchy.
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- News 24