by Dolapo Adelana
The Senate Caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party has said a political solution was the best way to resolve the ongoing leadership crisis in the party.
The caucus said this in a statement its spokesperson, Sen. Enyinnaya Abaribe, on Wednesday in Abuja.
“The Caucus, which also unanimously appointed Sen. Enyinnaya Abaribe as its spokesman, said that resorting to political option was without prejudice to the ongoing litigation at the Supreme Court.
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“The Senators in affirming Abaribe as its official voice resolved that henceforth every decision of the Caucus would be conveyed to the public through him.
“Every statement emanating from Sen. Abaribe represents the official position of the PDP Senate Caucus.
“Any information purporting to come from the caucus should be cross-checked with the spokesman,’’ it stated.
The Chairman of the PDP Reconciliation Committee, Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa, had met PDP members in the National Assembly on March 22.
During the visit, Dickson presented the committee’s report on how to resolve the crisis to the caucus.