House Of Assembly Primaries, We Are Set For Gov. Jang Imposed Candidates By Yakubu Busari,Jos.
The ruling PDP in Plateau State Elders has vowed that they are battle ready to resist any moves by Governor Jonah David Jang to select rubber stamp House of Assembly candidates Ahead of the 2015 election.
As uncertainties and fear struck out over imposition of candidates in most polling units visited on the state Assembly Primaries .
The Elders, who said they have to fight using the electorates and National headquarters of PDP in Abuja and also kicked against the Governors selection of serving Senator Sunday Gyang Pwajok describing it as “unilateral“.
Speaking in an exclusive interview with the Universalreporters247.com in Jos at the weekend,one time State Chairman of PDP, Professor Dakum Shown explained that they went to Abuja to register their complaints against the decision of the Governor.
“The National headquarters is briefed on the dangers of the Governor unilateral action“, noting that “it is capable of making PDP to lose plateau State if not properly managed by the party“.
According to him, the party faithful in plateau state will use all mean to reject the governors “selfish and unilateral miscalculation of a single individual.“
He pointed out that PDP is now left with the option of chosen between the electorates and the state governor.
Governor Jonah David Jang has planned to swap his position with Senator Pwajok whom he personally anointed as his successor in the state.
All effort by the party loyalist to make the governor change his posture according to the wishes of the people in the state.
Similarly, plateau State Citizens at home and Diaspora have equally rejected the selection of governor Jang nephew as the sole candidate of the ruling PDP in the state.
According to Mr Yakubu Sati who spoke for the state indigents in abroad said “we are not happy with the politics of imposition in the state and we want the governor to revisit such decision for the interest of all in the state“.