The National Working Committee of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has fixed its primary election for March 7, 2022 to pick a flag bearer for the July 16 governorship election.
This was disclosed in a statement titled, ‘PDP slates activities for Osun governorship primary,’ and signed by the Party’s National Organising Secretary, Umar Bature on Thursday.
The PDP also approved the Osun State Screening Committee and Appeal Panel reports which cleared all the six governorship aspirants.
Bature said, “The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, at its 544th meeting on January 26, 2022, after a careful consideration, approved the Osun State Screening Committee and Appeal Panel reports which cleared all the six governorship aspirants.”
The PDP further listed activities ahead of the primary which includes the Osun State stakeholders’ meeting with the NWC holding in Abuja on February 1, 2022; ward congresses to elect 3-man ad-hoc ward delegates holding on February 16 – 17, 2022; and local government congresses to elect one national delegate per local government and person living with disability, holding on February 26, 2022.