The Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP), led by its Nationwide Chairman, Sen. Iyorchia Ayu and Nationwide Working Committee members on Monday urged the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) to cancel the Feb. 25 Presidential election and to re-conduct a really credible election.
Ayu said this whereas presenting a celebration protest letter to INEC in Abuja.
Recall that INEC had declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu because the winner of the presidential election.
Tinubu defeated the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar and his Labour Social gathering counterpart, Peter Obi.
The previous Lagos State governor has since acquired his Certificates of Return.
“On behalf of the folks of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the teeming members of the PDP, we current this protest letter to INEC, addressed to the Fee Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu,” Ayu mentioned.
“We don’t settle for the charades of what has been offered to Nigeria folks as election and what has been declared.
“We, there, name on INEC not solely to cancel the election however to re-conduct a really credible election, not solely to Nigerians but additionally the worldwide group.”
Receiving the letter, Mr Festus Okoye, the INEC Nationwide Commissioner and Chairman, Data and Voter Schooling Committee, recommended the PDP for a peaceable protest.
Okoye promised to submit the letter to the suitable authorities for vital motion.
“I’ve acquired this letter on behalf of the fee, if there are remedial points to be handled, we’re going to take care of these remedial points.
This fee is for the Nigerian folks. Our allegiance is for the Federal Republic of Nigeria,” he mentioned.
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