Operatives of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have stormed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential primary ground which is Mashood Abiola National stadium in Abuja.
Details surrounding their presence at the venue of exercise were still sketchy at the time of filing this report.
However, it is assumed that their attention have been called by rumour of huge some of hard currency to be shared to delegates by aspirants at the venue.
Though not expressly stated as one of the reasons for their presence at the venue, the former Accountant-General of Rivers State who emerged as the PDP Governorship candidate in the state during the week Siminialayi Fubara, is on the wanted list of the EFCC.
The ongoing presidential primary of the PDP will come to an end tomorrow, May 30, 2022.
No fewer than 811 national delegates will decide who emerges the party’s presidential flag bearer among the 14 aspirants.
Some of the PDP presidential aspirants are; Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar; Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike; former Senate President, Bukola Saraki; Governor of Sokoto, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal; his Bauchi counterpart, Bala Muhammad; among others.
It will be recalled that, Muhammed Hayatu-Deen has withdrawn from the exercise, while Peter Obi who earlier withdrew from the race has announced his membership for Labour Party.