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2023: PDP OPENS UP ON ZONING OF ABIA GOVERNORSHIP SEAT.

2023: PDP OPENS UP ON ZONING OF ABIA GOVERNORSHIP SEAT.

BY CHARLES OGBONNAYA

As the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Abia state prepares for its statewide elective Congresses, The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Abia State chapter has hinted the possible zone that would produced the next governor in 2023.

The PDP Chairman, Sir Johnson Onuigbo who spoke to newsmen at the party Secretariat, Umuahia shortly after a one day meeting of the state Executive council members, wards and council Chairmen as well as members of the state congress organising committee members, said that PDP family knows where governorship slot for 2023 would be zoned to and that it would be disclosed when the time comes.

Sir Onuigbo who also served as the state congress organising committee chairman equally assured that they would do a proper homework for the conduct of the state congress and stick to the party’s guidelines particularly as it concern zoning.

He said that the committee brainstormed on how to organized a hitch free and successful statewide elective Congresses and announced that the ward and council Congresses will come up on March 14 and March 28, this year respectively while that of the state would be held on April 11, 2020 at a venue to be announced later.

The state chairman of disclosed that forms for the state congresses are ready but assured that in line with the PDP tradition, the party knows how to harmonize and protect various interests as not to shortchange anyone at the end.

Sir Onuigbo said that in line with the affirmative action and being a gender conscious party, the PDP has increased the number of women in the Exco to 35 percent from the ward to the National level.

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