Presidency has denied us our dues in Benue —Ortom

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Sam Ortom of Benue State is the leader of the group of five governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), christened G5, at odds with the national leadership of the main opposition party over its choice of presidential candidate and running mate. Despite the elections being a few weeks away, he says that the group is focused on its cause. Ortom spoke to journalists in Makurdi. Leon Usigbe was there and brings the excerpts.

 

On the feud with the PDP national leadership

I think we are on course as far as I’m concerned with our group. As faithful party men, we have given enough time. And we had thought that the leadership at the national level will take advantage of the…



Source: Nigerian Tribune