In order to accommodate the defeated governor of the state, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Bauchi State is set to conduct a fresh governorship primary election following the stepping down of the gubernatorial candidate of the party, Kassim Ibrahim Mohammed.
This was disclosed on Tuesday by the party’s state publicity secretary, Alhaji Yayanuwa Zainabari, he explained that the PDP gubernatorial candidate has voluntarily withdrawn from the 2023 governorship race.
According to Zainbari, the new primary election will take place on Saturday.
It would be recalled that Mohammed was the sole governorship aspirant in the party’s gubernatorial primary election in which he amassed all the delegates’ votes of 655 with only one invalid vote, to emerged the governorship candidate last week.
Mohammed, who is the immediate-past secretary to the state government, joined the Bauchi gubernatorial race after incumbent Governor Bala Mohammed opted for presidential race on the platform of the party.
Piroll is a creative writer, social-political commentator, socio-researcher, and sports analyst. He holds certificates in media management and data journalism from the Thomas Foundation Institute of Journalism. He works as a... Read More
Senator Orji Kalu has hailed People's Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, Nyesom Wike.The Senate Chief Whip declared that “Wike is the winner of the game for defying all odds to come second."In a Facebook post, Kalu said though he’s a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Wike deserved accolades.The former Abia Governor commended the “performance, tenacity and courage” of the Rivers helmsman.“He lost, but he fought gallantly." I congratulate an...
A police officer, identified as Martins Mbang, was shot dead at the venue of the People's Democratic Party’s House of Representatives primary in the Obudu Local Government Area of Cross River State.The primary election was to nominate a candidate for the party in the 2023 general elections for the Obudu/Obanliku/Bekwara federal constituency. It was gathered that the policeman and his colleague were shot at the Handmaid’s International Nursery and Primary School alon...
The deputy governor of Ondo state Hon. Agboola Ajayi has said he acept the defeat at the PDP primary election in good faith and felictates with the good people of the state.This was made known through a press statement titled "We Fought A Good Fight" issued by his media adviser Allen Sowore early today (Thursday).The statement reads in part: Following the outcome of the Primary election of our party, the People's Democratic Party (PDP), held on 22nd July,2020, where...
Be first to comment