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PDP leaders meet to ratify guidelines for convention

22 January 2016, 18:21

Abuja - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is set to hold its Board of Trustees (BoT) and National Executive Committee (NEC) meetings to approve the draft guideline for the party’s congresses and National Convention.

The decision to convene the meetings was reached at the end of a joint meeting between the party’s National Working Committee (NWC), the state chairmen and zonal Vice Chairmen in Abuja on Thursday.

Also read: PDP BoT summons emergency meeting over sack of Chairman

A statement signed on Thursday night by the National Secretary, Prof Adewale Oladipo read, “The National Working Committee NWC, State Chairmen and zonal Vice Chairmen of the party rose from a meeting at the party headquarters in Abuja Thursday and resolved as follows; To charge all its members to remain committed to the growth and development of the party.

“That the PDP still remains the only true national political party well equipped to hold the national character of the country.

“That all organs of the party national wide should be galvanized toward the branding project of PDP that should take back power by 2019.

“The meeting urged leaders to sensitize members across the country towards the reform programs of the party which would culminate in the summoning of caucus next week, thereafter BOT and NEC to approve the draft guideline for the congresses and National Convention.”

- News 24


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