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PDP National Convention: List of 4 Politicians From The South That May Become the Next PDP Chairman

As the much anticipated National Convention of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) draws near, There are strong indications that the party might zone the Position of the National Chairman to the South. However, if that eventually becomes a reality, Below is a list of the Six PDP Topshots that may succeed Prince Uche Secondus.

1. Senator Liyel Imoke 

The Ex-Governor of Cross-River State has been a loyal Member of the PDP since the party came into existence in 1998. He is currently the leader of the party in Cross-River State. The 60years-old Imoke is one of the PDP Chieftain that may succeed Uche Secondus if the Top Position is zoned to the South.

2. Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola 

Barely 8days ago, Oyinlola officially declared his intention to contested for the National Chairmanship Seat during a live radio programme in Osogbo, Osun State Capital. The 72years-old Ex-governor was a founding Member of the PDP but later decamped to the APC in 2014. However, he returned to the party in March 2020. Oyinlola is at the forefront of becoming the Next PDP National Chairman if the Seat is Zoned to the South.

3. Chief Bode George 

The 75years-old PDP Chieftain hails from Lagos State. He was a One-time Deputy National Chairman of the party. The Retired Naval Officer has previously contested for the National Chairmanship Seat on Two different occasions but he did not win. His current move to succeed Prince Uche Secondus is the Third attempt. 

4. Ayodele Fayose 

Even though Fayose has not officially declared his interest in the National Chairmanship Seat, The 60years-old Former Governor of Ekiti State might join the Race if the South is eventually given the National Chairmanship Slot. The outspoken politician has been a Member of the PDP since he joined politics. 

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