By Linus Oota, Lafia
Stern-looking police operatives have taken over the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) secretariat in Lafia, the capital of Nasarawa State.
The event adopted blockage of the Secreteriat Gate by youths against the PDP caretaker chairman within the state, Francis Orogu.
Orogu was billed to handle the reporters over the court docket case that dissolved the state’s congresses.
However some youths against him blocked the doorway of the secreteriat.
They turned again journalists who went for the press briefing and requested them to go to Orogu’s home as a result of “Orogu shouldn’t be longer the state chairman of the get together.”
One of many members of the PDP, Mr Adams Musa, stated their motion was to stop Orogu from addressing the press on a Excessive Court docket judgment presided over by Justice Mustapha Ramat in Akwanga Nasarawa State, which had nullified the ward and Native Authorities congresses just lately held within the state.
Orogu, who later addressed reporters at his non-public residence, stated he would enchantment the judgment.
He insisted that he stays the caretaker committee chairman of PDP in Nasarawa State as directed by the Nationwide Secretariat of the get together.
He stated his committee shouldn’t be deterred by the judgement that dissolved the congresses.
“This pronouncement of Justice Mustapha Ramat, that’s considered by us as an try and disorganise the get together within the state, which has been the first intention of the sponsors of this stage managed disaster”
” On the energy of the above, PDP has determined not solely to problem Justice Mustapha Ramat’s judgement legally but in addition politically resist any try and distract our consideration on the appropriate trajectory,” he stated.