The All Progressives Congress (APC) has alleged that the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has perfected plans to scuttled the coming elections.
At a press conference in Lagos on Wednesday, the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Lai Mohammed alleged that among the plans was to transfer huge amount of money into the bank account of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega, and some national institutions and claim that the money came from Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the APC .
"As part of the plan to implicate our leaders, illegal substances may be put into their checked-in luggage during local and international flights. That is why we are calling on our leaders to travel only with their carry-on baggage," Muhammad said.
APC also alleged that there is plan to use some political parties that are satellites of the PDP to push for the postponement of the elections again.
"The plot is to get the parties to address a press conference to say the elections should not hold in the North-east until Sept. 2015," the party said.
It said the PDP has also planned to use the security agencies to intimidate key opposition leaders as well as the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and telecommunications service providers to disrupt voice and data transmission, especially in APC strongholds, on Election Day.
"While we in the All Progressives Congress (APC), and definitely most Nigerians, also expect nothing less than very transparent elections, indications are that those at the helms have grown so desperate that they do not even want the elections to hold.
"And even if the elections must hold at all, they must be held on their own terms: No PVCs, No Card Readers, No Jega, and the military must be deployed to intimidate voters," it said.
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