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PDP woos back Saraki, Kwankwaso

16 November 2015, 16:04

Abuja - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may have begun moves to woo back to its fold, some influential members of the party who are now in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), reports Punch.

The moves are part of the strategies to rebrand and reposition of the party ahead of the 2019 polls.

The plan is aimed at convincing them that they could be the party’s presidential candidate in 2019.

Also read: Muazu admits the defection governors affected PDP

The party is said to be focusing on the North-East, North-West and North-Central, since it has zoned its presidential ticket to the northern part of the country.

Among those being targeted by PDP are Senate President Bukola Saraki; former governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Governor Aminu Tambuwal and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dgara.

The National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Olisa Metuh, confirmed the secret meetings the leadership of the party had been having with its former members.

Read more at Punch. 

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