The Bamanga Tukur led Peoples Democratic Party,PDP has disowned the organizers of a proposed 20 Million Man March.Chief Olisa Metuh, spokesman for the party said in a statement today ,“Our attention has been drawn to unfounded rumours making the rounds in some sections of the media that the People’s Democratic Party National Secretariat is involved in plans to organize a 20 million-man march to drum up support for candidates of the Party in the 2015 elections.
The spokesman added that “In response to several inquiries from members of the Party across the globe, we wish to state categorically that the PDP at the National level is not involved in any programme aimed at assembling that number of people in Abuja or any other part of Nigeria.
“For the avoidance of doubt, no organ of the Party at whatever level has the mandate of the National secretariat to engage in any such activity. We therefore have no connection whatsoever with the group planning it”,he said.
“Persons or groups wishing to involve the PDP in any activity are advised to seek the approval of the appropriate organs of the Party at various levels”,Metuh said.