JUST IN: PDP Congress ends in chaos as party members clash, destroy ballot boxes

 

The North West Zonal congress of the People’s Democratic Party holding in Kaduna has ended abruptly as crisis engulfed the process.

InsightMedia gathered the Congress ended in chaos after supporters of major contenders clashed at the venue.

Ballot boxes were destroyed by angry party members.

The major contenders for the position of National Vice Chairman for north west zone include Senator Bello Hayatudeen Gwarzo, Aminu Wali and a preferred candidate of former Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso.

Party members for the congress fled in the wake of the chaos.

It was not clear as at the time of filing this report who sent the thugs to disrupt the congress.

Daily Trust Correspondents say thugs took over the venue just before the start of voting. It was also learnt that they snatched and damaged ballot boxes forcing many to flee.

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