The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has ordered a repeat of primary elections in Lagos, Imo, Benue, and Katsina States.
The party, in a statement issued on Saturday by its National Publicity Secretary, Debo Ologunagba, said the decision was reached following thorough deliberation on the reports of the electoral and appeal councils on the elections conducted in the aforementioned states.
Th approved repeat primaries for Ahiazu State Constituency and Orsu State Constituency in Imo State will hold on Sunday, June 5, 2022.
While that of Musawa, Zango, Dandume State Constituencies in Katsina State, Oru East/Orsu/Orlu Federal Constituency of Imo State and Kwande/Ushongo Federal Constituency of Benue State shall hold on Sunday, June 5, 2022.
Lagos State House of Representatives Primaries (24 Federal Constituencies) is slated for Monday, June 6, 2022.
The statement further read, “Furthermore, Kaduna Central Senatorial District of Kaduna State, Enugu West Senatorial Districts of Enugu State as well as Boki/Ikom Federal Constituency and Yakuur II State Constituency, both of Cross River State earlier scheduled for Saturday June 4, 2022 have been cancelled.”
The party enjoined all members in the affected States to take note.