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Several presidential aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have reportedly kicked against the decision of the party to reduce the number of the aspirants or choose a consensus candidate.

Recall that the party’s Board of Trustees (BoT) after a meeting on Sunday, September 9, set upa committee to liaise with all thepresidential aspirants to discuss the possibility of havinga consensus candidate.

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However, The Punch reports that some presidential aspirants including ex-Vice-President Atiku Abubakar; the President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, and a former governor of Kano state, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, on Monday disagreed with the party’s call for a consensus candidate.

At separate fora on Monday, thethree of them expressed readiness to go for the primary and test their popularity among the members.

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