- September 19, 2017
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: Akwa Ibom
The Peoples Democratic Party-PDP, has disqualified one of the chairmanship aspirants in Itu local government area, Christopher Daniel from the chairmanship race for use of thuggery and attempt to disrupt the party primaries, held at the Uyo township stadium.
According to a statement signed by the State party Chairman, Paul Ekpo, the disqualification was in line with the Governor’s earlier directive and the guidelines of the party prohibiting the use or patronage of thugs and the inordinate application of illegal force.
The statement added that other principal actors in the incident are being investigated and will be subsequently notified of the position of the party.