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We Will Not Be Distracted, Our Convention Still Holds In October – PDP

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Convention Organising Committee (NCOC) says it should go along with the deliberate National Convention scheduled for October 30 and 31, 2021.

In a press release on Sunday, the Secretary of the NCOC, Governor Seyi Makinde, mentioned the conference will happen whatever the “distraction” posed by a case instituted on the High Court in Kaduna to stop the occasion from being held.

The case, which was launched by Uche Secondus, suspended chairman of the PDP, sought to cease the preparation for the conference, pending the listening to of his chairmanship case within the courtroom of attraction.

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While taking part in down Secondus’ swimsuit, Governor Makinde mentioned the celebration is “aware of the actions of a few misguided PDP members who have approached the High Court in Kaduna in an attempt to prevent our great party, the PDP from holding its National Convention on October 30 and 31, 2021.

“Notwithstanding their right to approach a court of competent jurisdiction to air their grievances, we maintain that the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the PDP has acted in good faith in fixing our convention for October 30 and 31. It is not meant to witch-hunt anyone or to truncate anyone’s mandate,” the assertion added.

“Therefore, we call on all members and supporters of the PDP to ignore this distraction as we prepare to host a convention that will send a clear signal to Nigerians that the PDP is the only party that has the will and the might to rescue Nigeria from the catastrophe that we have been enduring for the past six years.

“We are aware that a clearly united PDP is a threat to the forces that seek to divide us. Therefore, we urge our teeming supporters nationwide to keep the faith as we are taking all necessary measures to ensure that we will not be distracted from our goal.”

The governor additional famous that the PDP is set to strengthen its celebration construction and to place within the work wanted to unify and restore the nation again on the trail to financial prosperity and greatness.

On behalf of the PDP, Makinde urged all celebration trustworthy to proceed to rally help even because the opposition political celebration prepares to host its National Convention.

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