The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Nasarawa State has congratulated its members over the verdict of the governorship election tribunal which affirmed its candidate for 2023 General Elections, Hon.David Ombugadu rightfully elected governor of Nasarawa State.
In a statement signed by its publicity sectetary Ibrahim Hamza, the party said the victory did not come as a surprise because justice served at last and correctly too.
The statement further called on party members and supporters to remain calm and celebrate moderately but should be resolute as the party’s legal team is working hard to ensure total victory at all levels of the judicial process.
The statement commended the tribunal for “the painstaking attention to detail, and the decision that was arrived based on merit of the case and not allowed itself to be hoodwinked by mere technicalities, which the Respondents obviously wanted so badly.”
The party further revealed that following the outcome of the meeting with security services, all political parties were advised to restrict their political activities and those of the supporters to respective party offices and residence of the candidate for now, in the interests of peace in the state at large.
The party therefore advised its members against the use of vulgar words that could ignite tension and inflame passion capable of threatening peaceful coexistence or cause harm to persons or properties anywhere in the state.
Explaining that the security service have already upped their game in vigilance in order to forestall any unpleasant outcome and that mischief makers will be on their own.
Subsequently, the statement added, that State PDP Chairman Hön Francis Osowena Enokela Orogu has directed all LG chairman of the party to ensure compliance with the directive in the interest of the state.