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PDP alleges APC scheming to burn INEC office to destroy evidence of rigging in Edo polls



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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) Edo State, of strategizing to burn the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC’s) office in order to destroy all evidence of what transpired during the last governorship election in the state.
The spokesman of Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the party, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, made the allegation on Saturday, adding that the party has been notified of an event that happened on Wednesday, when its (PDP) representatives and that of the APC in Edo State chapters were at the INEC office in Benin City in continuation of the inspection and verification of materials used during the 2016 governorship election in compliance with the order of the Election Petition Tribunal.

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According to him, PDP reliably gathered that during the exercise, some APC members had plans to destroy all evidence that could implicate APC as a result of the outcome of the governorship election in the state.

The PDP spokesman claimed that the evidences that came out from the office of the INEC shook the APC representatives, such they started accusing INEC staff of conspiracy.

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  1. Balarabe musa

    December 18, 2016 at 11:20 am

    PDP are just making nonsense allegations . they are worst than the APC. Everyone has his or her time to shine.


      December 18, 2016 at 12:00 pm

      Yes o. This is APC time to shine. They have 16 good years to shine too.

      • Amarachi Okoye

        December 19, 2016 at 5:04 am

        For were. Na you give them 16 years to rule or your grandfather. Stop deceiving your self because by 2019 APC is going down and PDP will shine

  2. Animashaun Ayodeji

    December 18, 2016 at 3:00 pm

    APC cannot be trusted. They can do and undo

    • yanju omotodun

      December 18, 2016 at 4:04 pm

      So is PDP that can be trusted shey? Mtchew.

      • Amaka Okoro

        December 19, 2016 at 5:07 am

        Yes na.. PDP is better than APC.So if the country is looking for who to trust PDP is number one

  3. Margret Dickson

    December 18, 2016 at 3:04 pm

    PDP is so confused, they don’t know how to go about accepting defeat. Shame on them

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