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24 January 2022Youths in the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State have called on leaders and stakeholders in the party to embrace peace and coalesce efforts to ensure peaceful primaries that could lead to the emergence of an acceptable candidate capable of winning the June 18 governorship election.

The youths, under the aegis of Victory Advocates of Nigeria, who said only collective effort could win the election, said unity among members was necessary if the PDP genuinely wanted to defeat the ruling party and restore hope to Ekiti State.VAN National President, Seyi Ajibola, who spoke in Ado Ekiti during the ‘Ekiti Peace and Unity Summit’ in Ado-Ekiti organised by the group to advise the party on way forward and as well honour some leaders, urged aspirants and other stakeholders to sheathe their sword and embrace peace.

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Published 24 January 2022 Youths in the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State have called on leaders and stakeholders in the party to embrace peace and coalesce efforts to ensure peaceful primaries that could lead to the emergence of an acceptable candidate capable of winning the June 18 governorship election.Published 23 January 2022 The Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, on Saturday said the only way the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State could be proud of itself as a ruling party and win the June 18 election with ease was to conduct a credible primary devoid of violence and bloodshed.that could lead to the emergence of an acceptable candidate capable of winning the June 18 governorship election.Emmanuel Ani A group under the auspices of Ekiti Concerned Citizens’ Group (ECCG), has warned governorship aspirants of Ekiti South Senatorial extraction against accepting Deputy governorship slots from any party, saying betrayers would be treated as “Judas Iscariot” in the zone.

The youths, under the aegis of Victory Advocates of Nigeria, who said only collective effort could win the election, said unity among members was necessary if the PDP genuinely wanted to defeat the ruling party and restore hope to Ekiti State. VAN National President, Seyi Ajibola, who spoke in Ado Ekiti during the ‘Ekiti Peace and Unity Summit’ in Ado-Ekiti organised by the group to advise the party on way forward and as well honour some leaders, urged aspirants and other stakeholders to sheathe their sword and embrace peace. The presidential adviser, who spoke in his Ado Ekiti, also called on party officials that would be saddled with the responsibility of conducting the primary election billed for January 27 and as well security agencies to operate within the ambit of the law. Ajibola said, “In Ekiti, we want a candidate of the people who can project the image and win for the party and let me quickly say that all the aspirants are capable and whoever the party puts forward, we will support him. Ajibola said, “In Ekiti, we want a candidate of the people who can project the image and win for the party and let me quickly say that all the aspirants are capable and whoever the party puts forward, we will support him. We want the leaders to bring themselves together, they should not allow the intra-party crisis to mar the chances of the party during the June 18 governorship poll. The only glory we can record in our party is to be peaceful and for our leaders from Abuja to conduct a primary we can all be proud of.” The VAN president said that youths were interested in the unity of the party and would do everything possible to ensure peace with a view to ensure that aspirants and the tendencies close ranks and shelve their personal interests in the “overall interest of the suffering residents of the state who are looking up to the opposition party”. We are really bothered, but we thank God that the people are really sympathising with us.

He said, “We have a lot of compounded issues in Ekiti PDP that if care is not taken, may mar our chances irrespective of the candidate put forward. “The primary of any party should be a day of celebration of democracy and not a day of bloodshed. He said, “We have a lot of compounded issues in Ekiti PDP that if care is not taken, may mar our chances irrespective of the candidate put forward. We must manage our internal crisis beyond party politics and shelve selfish interests. Read Also . I am of the belief that politicians who want to use money to hire thugs to win the election should rather use such money for the development of our unemployed youths and to showcase their agenda.