The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has summoned members to join a “Black Uniform” protest at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja Monday.
The protest is part of an ongoing plan to express dissatisfaction over the outcome of the February 25, 2023 presidential elections, in which INEC announced the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) flag-bearer, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, as winner.
PDP have said the process was flawed, particularly INEC’s failure to upload results from the Bimodal Voters Accreditation System BVAS in many polling units.
Announcing the protest, Ibrahim Bashir, Director of Admin, Atiku-Okowa Campaign Council said the party informed its members that the protest would take off from the Legacy House in the Maitama area by 10 am.
“I am directed to respectfully invite Your Excellencies: The National Chairman, Dr Iyrochia Ayu, The Vice Presidential Candidate and Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyichukwu Okowa, Governors of; Akwa Ibom and Chairman of PCC, Mr Udom Emmanuel, Sokoto state and DG of PCC, Rt Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, and Governors of Bayelsa, Edo, Adamawa, Bauchi, Taraba and Osun States; Former Senate Presidents, Senator David Mark and Senator Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, BOT members, NEC members, PDP Senators and House of Representatives Members, NWC members of the party, DDGs, Directors, Deputies and Assistant Directors of NCMC; Members of the PCC; Leadership of People Living With Disabilities and all other Stakeholders to a protest match to INEC Office.
“Endeavour to be very punctual please.”
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