2014 WARD CONGRESSES FOR 3 AD-HOC DELEGATES ELECTORAL COMMITTEES & ELECTORAL APPEAL PANELS
Part I 2(i) of the Electoral Guidelines for 2014 Primary Elections of the Peoples Democratic Party stipulates that each Ward Chapter of the Party shall elect 3 (three) Ward Ad-Hoc Delegates at a Special Ward Congress for the purpose of nominating candidates for the offices of Governor of a State, member of the National Assembly (Senate and House of Representatives) and member of the State House of Assembly. The Guidelines also state that at least one of the three Ad-Hoc Delegates so nominated shall be a woman. Continue reading
October 29, 2014
Constitution Amendment: ‘APC Unprepared For Governance’ -PDP
The Peoples Democratic Party says Wednesday’s amendment of the constitution of the APC in what the party termed special national convention just few months into the life of the same document is a direct consequence of “lack of direction and unpreparedness,” and an attempt to reedmen a ‘jaundiced’ party law.”
PDP National Publicity Secretary PDP, Olisa Metuh in a statement on Wednesday said the development has confirmed the “APC as a disorganized political party, Continue reading
October 29, 2014
NWC Seals Akwa-Ibom Governorship For Eket Senatorial Zone
After a review of the decision of the enlarged State Executive Committee of Akwa-Ibom state, the National Working committee (NWC) has accepted and fully endorsed the decision to zone the Akwa-Ibom state governorship position to Eket Senatorial Zone.
Accordingly, the NWC expects that only aspirants from Eket Senatorial Zone will present themselves for the governorship primary election in the state. Continue reading
October 28, 2014
PDP NWC Meets House Leaders Over Tambuwal’s Defection
The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has met with PDP leaders in the House of Representatives concerning the defection of the Speaker, His Excellency, Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal to the APC.
After a thorough consideration of the matter, the NWC came to a conclusion that the Hon. Speaker, as a responsible elected officer, knows full well what is needful and honourable of him since his new party is in the minority. Continue reading
October 26, 2014
PDP Dissolves Ondo Exco, Constitutes Caretaker Committee
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party has announced the dissolution of the Ondo State Executive Committee of the party. By this announcement, all structures of the party at the ward, local government and state levels stand dissolved.
Consequently, a Caretaker Committee has been constituted Continue reading