PDP consensus arrangement suffers setback in South East | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

10/19/2021 2:25:00 PM

PDP consensus arrangement suffers setback in South East | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

PDP consensus arrangement suffers setback in South East | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

The arrangement by the South-East stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to produce a consensus candidate for the position of national secretary in the forthcoming national convention seemed to have suffered a setback. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that two aspirants from the zone — Sen. Samuel Anyanwu from Imo and Okey […]

The arrangement by the South-East stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to produce a consensus candidate for the position of national secretary in the forthcoming national convention seemed to have suffered a setback.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that two aspirants from the zone — Sen. Samuel Anyanwu from Imo and Okey Muo-Aroh from Anambra — had submitted their nomination and express forms.

Anyanwu, speaking to newsmen shortly after submitting his nomination and expression of interest forms, said his candidacy was unanimously endorsed by the South-East leaders of the party.He disputed the claim that he was imposed on the zone as consensus candidate, saying he could never be imposed by anybody as he described himself as “a moving machine for the party”.

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