The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cancelled all primary elections held in Ebonyi State.
This was revealed through a statement by the National Publicity Secretary of the party, Debo Ologunagba, on Sunday
Ologunagba said the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party took the decision after “very extensive consultations, deliberations and review of all issues” that happened during the primaries in the South-East state.
According to the statement, some of the aspirants raised issue of electoral fraud during the election.
The statement titled, ‘PDP Cancels Primaries in Ebonyi State’ partly reads, “To this effect, all State House of Assembly, National Assembly and Governorship primaries of our Party in Ebonyi State are hereby cancelled.
“The NWC will announce new dates for the affected Party exercises in the State.
“The PDP charges all aspirants, critical stakeholders, leaders and members of our great Party in Ebonyi State to remain calm, united and focused as the PDP takes firm steps to rescue our nation from the misrule of the rudderless, corrupt and incompetent All Progressives Congress.”