Prince John Emeka, an aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the coming Anambra election has backed out of the aspiration for the party’s ticket.
A short press statement by Emeka cited irregularities in the party’s delegates list as the reason for his withdrawal.
The aspirant who did not state those responsible for the mutilation of the list simply announced his withdrawal from the contest.
There have been accusations and counter accusations over the party’s delegates list, with some aspirants complaining of the party’s rank being infiltrated by members of other political parties, with the hope of disrupting the emergence of the party’s choice of candidate.
PDP would in today’s primary feature five aspirants including; Dr Alex Obiogbolu, Mr Ifeanyi Ubah, Mr Oseloka Obaze and Hon Linda Ikpeazu.
Another aspirant, Prof Ufodike had earlier withdrawn from the race too, promising to support whoever emerges.