Osinbajo Disputes Voter Suppression Claim by PDP


Yemi Osinbajo

  • Says APC lost some states it won in 2015

Gboyega Akinsanmi

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has disputed claims by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar that there was voter suppression during the 2019 general election.

The vice president cited different instances to disprove the claims of the PDP, noting that the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its presidential candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari lost some states they won in 2015.

He rejected the claims of the PDP at a meeting with seasoned diplomats and strategic investors, among others, at the Council for Foreign Relation (CFR), New York, during his recent visit to US Vice President Mike Pence.

The council is a US non-profit think-tank specialising in foreign policy and international affairs. It organised the meeting under a theme, “Nigeria’s Economic Prospects: A Conversation with Vice President Yemi…

Source: Thisday Newspaper