• Plateau PDP urges Saraki, INEC to declare Dariye’s seat vacant, issue Certificate of Return to Molwus

    Plateau PDP urges Saraki, INEC to declare Dariye’s seat vacant, issue Certificate of Return to Molwus

    More reactions have continued to trail the defection of Senator Joshua Dariye from the PDP to the ruling APC, with the PDP in his senatorial district, on Monday calling on the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, to declare the senator’s seat vacant and urging the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to issue a certificate of return to the Hon. Alexander Molwus who came second during the party’s primary election.

    The lawmaker representing Plateau central at the upper chamber of the National Assembly […]

  • Defection: PDP tells INEC to declare Dariye’s seat vacant

    Defection: PDP tells INEC to declare Dariye’s seat vacant

    According to reports, the Peoples Democratic Party in Plateau State has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission to declare the seat of Senator Joshua Dariye in the Senate vacant.

    Dariye had on Thursday in the Senate announced his defection from the PDP to the All Progressives Congress, citing the lingering leadership crisis in the party as reason.

    In a statement by the party’s Deputy Chairman in the state, Amos Gombi, on Friday in Jos, the PDP urged INEC to immediately conduct […]