2023: the PDP selects the candidates for lieutenant governor

The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday, began the selection of nominees for the posts of deputy governor for the 2023 general election. The Nigerian News Agency (NAN) reports that the screening took place at the party’s national headquarters in Abuja. The Deputy Governor Candidate Selection Committee chaired by a former PDP national chairman, Okwesilieze Nwodo, also has Akilu Indabawa as secretary and Sunday Omobo as administrative secretary. Akwa-Ibom state deputy governor candidate Akon Eyakenyi spoke to reporters shortly after her interview and praised the state governor, his wife, party leaders and the people of the state for nominating her. Ms. Eyakenyi, the senator representing the Akwa-Ibom South Senatorial District, who was hailed by women’s groups in the state, said that the women of the state had every right to be excited about the lieutenant governorship they were given. for the first time. “I go there as a mother for the 31 local governments in Akwa Ibom state that cover women, men, young and old. “I am going there to serve, to set a standard and make sure that after me, another woman can fill the position. “I will also ensure that women have their fair share at the executive, legislative and party levels. “I will also be a role model and standard for all women in Akwa-Ibom State,” said Ms. Eyakenyi. The PPD’s gubernatorial candidate for Lagos, Olajide Adediran, who was also in the PPD’s national secretariat, also spoke to reporters about his potential running mate. Mr. Adediran, popularly known as Jandor, said the nomination of five people for his running mate shows that Lagos, as a center of excellence, has many qualified people for the job. “Each of the five nominees is qualified to be my lieutenant governor,” he said. He assured that his running mate would be as or more popular than him. “We represent a breath of fresh air in Lagos state. You have seen it in me and my running mate as well,” she said. (YAYA) Read More Related News Here Let here it in the comment below if you do have an opinion on this; 2023: the PDP selects the candidates for lieutenant governor