Five attempts to stop PDP convention failed - Makarfi

Five attempts to stop PDP convention failed - Makarfi

"The PDP is made up of a highly intellectual political class, that has the capacity to turn things around and manage the country's economy well", Ossai said.

He stated this at the opening of the party's National Non-Elective Convention in Abuja on Saturday, and said that the party had become reformed and refocused to win all future elections in the country.

Darius Ishaku, Gombe state, Dr. Ibrahim Hassan Dankwanbo, Deputy Governor of Bayelsa state, Rear Admiral, John Jonah, Deputy Governor of Cross River state, Professor Ivara Esu, Deputy Governor of Ebonyi state, Dr. Eric Kelechi Igwe, National Vice Chairmen, State Chairmen, Party stalwarts and other leaders of the PDP nationwide.

"While in the party I paid my dues to its fullest until I retired from partisan politics in 2015".

"As leaders, we must read the times and take responsibility".

"If there are interested members of the Caretaker Committee for elective positions, such as President, Senator or Governor, such persons should not remain in office as members of the Caretaker Committee for more than three months".

The Friday's Meeting was well attended and presided over by the National Chairman, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, CON.

Governor of Ekiti and PDP Governors' Forum, Ayodele Fayose said the forum was committed to the success of the party. PDP is a family and blood-related in the sense that we mean well for Nigerians.

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"Zoning of Presidency and Chairmanship of the Party".

According to Mr. Okowa, "It is no longer news that Nigerians are suffering and it was not like this when we were in control of the Federal government, stressing that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, remains the only party capable of taking Nigeria out of its present economic challenges".

Indeed. And the electorate can see through all the politicking and selfish interests in both the exits and the speeches of acceptance in new parties and what have you.

Former President of the Senate, Sen.

He said: "We have come this far through a tortuous journey".

In a statement issued yesterday, Mark again dismissed speculations that he would decamp from the party to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

He said that internal party democracy was crucial to sustaining the party's growth, adding that PDP would intensify efforts to woo aggrieved members back to the party.

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