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Dokpesi denies apologising for PDP’s failure

17 November 2015, 12:27

Abuja - Chairman of the Organising Committee of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national conference, Raymond Dokpesi has denied apologising to Nigerians on behalf of the party for fielding former President Goodluck Jonathan in the last general elections, reports The Nation.

He also denied apologising for PDP’s misdeeds in the last 16 years.

Also read: Dokpesi’s apology remains his personal opinion – Metuh

Dokpesi, who is also the Chairman of Daar Communications, owners of African Independent Television (AIT)/Raypower FM station, was quoted as saying that PDP made the mistake of fielding former president Goodluck Jonathan as its candidate in the March 28 presidential election.

Dokpesi in a statement on Wednesday, said he was proud of the achievements of former President Jonathan, particularly his reforms across the sectors of the economy.

Dokpesi said he was not unaware of the tactics of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to divide the PDP and set its members against one another in other to pave way for one party system,” adding that “such efforts would not see the light of the day.

Read more at  The Nation.

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