Gov. Aminu Tambuwal

PDP Govs to NASS: Direct primary prone to massive rigging

NEWS DIGEST – The People’s Democratic Party Governors’ Forum has rejected the plan to impose on all political parties direct primaries, as proposed by the National Assembly.

The governors say that the method allows for massive rigging.

This was part of the communique issued at the end of the 11th Meeting of the Forum held in Bauchi on Monday.

The communique was read by the chairman of the Forum, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, the Sokoto State governor.