The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has suspended all activities at its secretariats and offices as well as all activities bordering on congresses, rallies and other large gathering of members across the country.

Kola Ologbondiyan, National Publicity Secretary in a statement said the “decision has become imperative in respect to the need for continuous social distancing and other health safety measures against the spread of COVID-19 in our country“.

“Sequel to the earlier decision of our party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to shutdown activities at our secretariats and offices across the country, the party has further resolved to suspend all activities bordering on congresses, rallies and other large gathering of members of our party across the federation, with effect from Tuesday, March 24, 2020.

”The PDP enjoins the Federal Government to continue to review situations as they concern the fight against the spread of COVID-19 and take measures, even if stringent, to safeguard lives”.