Abuja - President Goodluck Joanathan on Thursday emerged the sole candidate of the Peoples Democratic party for the 2015 presidential election following his adoption by the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the party.
The decision means no candidate, except Jonathan, can seek to contest the 2015 presidential election on the platform of the PDP, reports Premium Times.
The NEC is the highest decision making organ of the party.
The endorsement came few hours after the PDP Governors Forum and the party’s Board of Trustees (BoT) endorsed Jonathan as the sole presidential candidate of the party.
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With the adoption, the Presidential primary of the party scheduled to hold in December 6 is now a mere formality as members are expected to ratified the decision of NEC.
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