Port Harcourt - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged National Assembly members elected under the party’s platform to brace up for the challenges ahead as opposition legislators, reports Tribune.
The party leaders who spoke at a retreat for the lawmakers in Port Harcourt on Monday, urged them to gear up for the challenges of opposition.
The PDP leaders who spoke at the event included Senate President David Mark, his deputy, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha, some PDP governors and other stakeholders.
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The leaders noted that the first test of the party would be the ability of the lawmakers to stand and speak with one voice in the forthcoming elections of the principal officers of the eighth National Assembly.
They urged the lawmakers to subject their individual interest for the party’s interest interest.
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