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Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Southeast PDP promises support for northern candidate for 2019 presidency


Enugu – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Southeast says it will just help a hopeful of northern extraction for the administration in the 2019 general races. Congressperson Ahmed Makarfi, the National Chairman of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), The Zonal Chairman of the gathering, Mr Austin Umahi revealed this while perusing a dispatch toward the finish of the zonal meeting of the PDP on Sunday in Enugu. Umahi additionally said that the zone supported the rise of the gathering national director from the south of Nigeria. He said that the zone additionally reaffirmed before zoning concession to positions distributed toward the Southeast to reflect states that made up the territory. "We are focused on the PDP zoning course of action of president toward the North and national gathering director toward the South of Nigeria. "We command our governors, zonal director and national get together pioneers to liaise with different zones to achieve a comprehension in regard of the following national executive of our gathering," he said. Umahi said that they were completely in help of the gathering's applicant in the Nov. 18 Anambra governorship race to guarantee the accomplishment of the gathering. The meeting was gone to by a previous Vice President, Chief Alex Ekwueme, the governors of Abia and Enugu states while Ebonyi senator was spoken to by his representative. Additionally in participation were Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, Col. Austin Akobundu (rtd.), Chief Emeka Ihedioha and the Legal Adviser of the gathering in Abia, Chief Ukpai Ukairo.