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PDP won’t extend deadline for primary polls

11 November 2014, 10:07Augustine Osayande

Abuja - The ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) said it would not extend the deadline for the submission of nomination forms by aspirants for primary elections.

The date has been set for Friday.

According to a statement signed by Olisa Metuh, the National Publicity Secretary of the party, the clarification was due to series of enquires by aspirants and party members.

“Following series of enquires by aspirants and party members, the National Working Committee of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has announced that the last date for the return of Expression of Interest and Nomination forms for primary elections remains Friday, November 14, 2014 in line with the timetable released by the party,” Metuh stated.

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He added that all state chapters and aspirants must ensure that all forms are returned to the Office of the National Organizing Secretary at the National Secretariat, Abuja not later than midnight of Friday Metuh said the party restated that any form submitted by any individual or state chapter later than that would not be accepted.

“The deadline will not be extended,” Metuh said.

– CAJ News


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