Abuja - The All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied congratulating the former Senate President, David Mark on his electoral victory over its candidate, Daniel Onjeh in Saturday's Benue South senatorial rerun election
The party said the twitter handle @APCNigeria, which congratulated Mark, was not an official one.
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The APC in a statement by its National Secretary, Mala Buni, said the congratulatory message did not emanate from any of the party's officials.
The party said only its National Chairman and the National Secretary officially speak for the party.
The statements reads : “The “congratulatory message” purportedly obtained from a twitter handle, “@APCNigeria” did not emanate from the party. The purported twitter message itself is not credited to any APC official.”
"Only the party's National Chairman and the National Secretary officially speak for the party.”
Checks, however, showed that the twitter handle had been used to tweet APC messages in the past.
- News 24