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Saraki, Belgore, jostle for PDP ticket in Kwara

11 August 2014, 15:36

Ilorin - Ten aspirants have so far declared interest to fly the flag of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2015 governorship election in Kwars State, reports The Nation.

Those who have so far indicated interest to unseat Governor Abdu-lFatai Ahmed includes Senator Gbemisola Saraki, Presidential Adviser on National Assembly Matters Senator Makanjuola Ajadi, former Vice- Chancellor of the University of Ilorin,  Prof. Shuaib Oba Abdulraheem, and former Minister of Sports, Bio Ibrahim.

Others include the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) candidate in the 2011 governorship election, Mohammed Dele Belgore (SAN), Senator Simeon Ajibola, John Dara,  business mogul, Jani Ibrahim and Abdulrahaman Abdulrazaq.

In picking its candidate, the party would take a lot of factors into consideration including the zoning arrangement.

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