ALL SET FOR ABIA PDP TO CONDUCT CONGRESSES WEEKEND
The Editor, Umuahia.
The Peoples Democratic Party in Abia State has concluded plans to commence its congresses within the state.
The state working committee of the party puts the date for the exercise on Saturday, 14th March 2020.
It is expected that the congresses will be conducted in various Wards in the State for the purpose of electing new party leaders who will run the affairs of the party in the state in the next four years.
The State Chairman of the Party, Sir Johnson Onuigbo who announced this to journalists after a joint meeting of the PDP executive, State Congress Committee and LGA Party Chairmen in the States at the party’s secretariat, disclosed that congresses for LGA and State executive would be held on the 28th March and 11th April respectively.
Sir Onuigbo said the party would adopt and uphold zoning arrangements in the course of the elections , and assured that nobody would be short changed in the congresses.
While pledging for a peaceful and orderly conduct of the congresses, the chairman informed that the party will this time around give special considerations to women with increased percentage of participation of 35 ascribed to them by the party.