- The leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has taken a bold step to rescue the party from the crisis
- Prince Uche Secondus, the embattled national chairman of the party may have lost in the battle for the leadership of the party
- However, the party’s governors appointed Ahmadu Fintiri from Adamawa state to chair the party congress committee
FCT, Abuja – Governor Ahmadu Fintiri has been appointed chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) by the Organizing Committee of Congress Leadership of the party.
Vanguard reports that Governor Seyi Makinde emerged from Oyo state as secretary of the planning committee for the congress.
Bayelsa State Governor Duoye Diri has been named vice chairman of the Congressional Planning Committee t while his counterpart in Benue state, Samuel Ortom, vice chairman of Zonin. is g-committee.
The Sun also reports that while the party was at the end of the party’s 93rd session of the party’s National Executive Committee (NEC) on Thursday, November 9th Speaking to journalists on Sept. 9, Kola Ologbondiyan said the NEC had received the report from the committee led by Senator David Mark to address the pending lawsuits against the PDP leadership.
It However, it was found that the governors were initially against the election of Fintiri, as he is close to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar.
Atiku, who won the party’s presidential ticket in the 2023 elections vied was the biggest winner as governors abandoned fears of welcoming Fintiri as head of the congressional committee. The suspended PDP national chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, appeared to be the biggest loser As one of his staunch supporters, Gouve got rneur Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi did the plum job as chairman of the Zonierungskom mittee.
This indicates that the governors have taken over the affairs of the party with the full approval of the NEC.
< p class = "align-left"> Atiku Abubakar, 13 governors elected on the party platform, former PDP governors as well as members of the NEC and the party’s board of trustees took part in the NEC meeting.
At the inauguration of the council, the incumbent national chairman of the PDP, Elder Yemi Akinwonmi, called for unity among councilors.
“I called on members of the council and Ndi Anambra to close the ranks and turn the state over to PDP families. Everyone is expected to work together to make the PDP dream come true. I would like to take this opportunity to pay tribute, on behalf of the PDP, to all the candidates who have argued dramatically with the candidate. Your sportsmanship is wonderful.
“I ask you to hold hands in a friendly manner to deliver Anambra to PDP. We urge all of us to put aside differences and consider the PDP and Nigeria before any personal consideration. Anambra is winnable for PDP. “
Wike beats up Governor Umahi and says God won’t give Nigeria another president like Buhari
It has been reported that Wike at a stakeholder meeting in Port Harcourt, the state capital, on Wednesday September 8th, berated the governor of Ebonyi state.
He said the president know for yourself that God will make the country another leader like him in 2023.