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2023: Why Southerners May Lose Out On Next Presidency If PDP NEC Adopts Bala-led Committee's Report

Finally, the much awaited vital political step which will help shape the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) intraparty politics ahead of the 2023 general elections, was taken on Thursday by the National Executive Committee of the party. Photo Credit: Premiumtimes The NEC adopted the recommendations of the Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi-led zoning committee which had recommended that the party's national chairmanship position should be zoned to the North.

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2023: Why Southerners May Lose Out On Next Presidency If PDP NEC Adopts Bala-led Committee's Report

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Two Things That Northerners May No Longer Enjoy If Power Shifts Back To The South

Photo Credit: Vanguard There are two different things that the people in the northern part of the country will not be enjoying again if the power goes back to the southern part of the country. All governors in the southern part of the country have already agreed to produce the next president of the country in the upcoming presidential election.

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Two Things That Northerners May No Longer Enjoy If Power Shifts Back To The South

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Why Southern PDP May Have Played Into The Hands of The North, As North May Win Presidential Ticket

Photo Credit: Guardian There are strong indications that the decision to zone the Peoples Democratic Party chairman's slot to the North may backfire on the Southern PDP caucus. Though the Southern PDP caucus saw the zoning arrangement as a political triumph that may eventually pave the way for the emergence of a Southern President in 2023, recent reports point to the contrary.

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Why Southern PDP May Have Played Into The Hands of The North, As North May Win Presidential Ticket

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APC ticket: How recent revelation gives hope of victory to Tinubu

Ahead of 2023 presidential election, influential politicians in the ruling All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party who want to take over the baton of leadership from President Muhammadu Buhari have been working underground to earn the supports of their political parties. Photo credit: PUNCH On the platform of APC, former Lagos Stage Governor and National Leader of APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been tipped to emerge as the standard bearer of the party in 2023.

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APC ticket: How recent revelation gives hope of victory to Tinubu

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Top Politician Ortom Endorsed Over David Mark Emerges Consensus Candidate For PDP National Chairman, What Next?

The politics of who becomes the next National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is playing out ahead of the national convention in October this year. Earlier, a report by The Punch revealed that Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State is backing former Senate President, Iyorchia Ayu, for the post ahead of another Ex-Senate President from his state, Senator David Mark.

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Top Politician Ortom Endorsed Over David Mark Emerges Consensus Candidate For PDP National Chairman, What Next?

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Why the New National Chairman of PDP May Need to Emerge From Northwest

As the preparation for the 2023 General Elections intensifies, the main opposition party in the country, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has zoned the position of the national chairman of the party to the North. Photo Credit: The Tableshakers It could be recalled that some prominent members of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) , recently, decided to convene the National Convention of the party which was slated for Friday, October 30, and Saturday, October 31, 2021.

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Why the New National Chairman of PDP May Need to Emerge From Northwest

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How APC Can Team Up With Tinubu And Yahaya Bello Against PDP In 2023

Photo Credit: Tribune The All Progressive Congress (APC) can team up with Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State against the opposition party in the next presidential election. The members of the ruling party are looking for a way to retain the current mantle of leadership in the Aso Rock Villa while the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is still on the mission to unseat the current All Progressive Congress (APC) government in the year twenty twenty-three presidential election.

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How APC Can Team Up With Tinubu And Yahaya Bello Against PDP In 2023

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One Appointment That Secondus Can Request From PDP Over His Case Against The Party

Photo Credit: Guardian Nigeria Prince Uche Secondus can make a request from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the case that has been filed against the opposition party at the court of law. Mr Uche Secondus has promised not to withdraw his case against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) concerning his suspension as the national chairman of the opposition party.

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One Appointment That Secondus Can Request From PDP Over His Case Against The Party

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Today's Headlines: Ex-Cross River Commissioner Quits PDP, INEC Awaits Buhari’s Nod On E-Transmission

Ex-Cross River commissioner quits PDP, says decision painful A chieftain of the Cross River State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, Edem Ekong, has resigned from the party. Ekong announced his resignation in a letter addressed to the state PDP chairman through the chairman of Idundu/Anyanga-Nse Ward in Akpabuyo Local Government Area.

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Today's Headlines: Ex-Cross River Commissioner Quits PDP, INEC Awaits Buhari’s Nod On E-Transmission

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2023: How Atiku's Statement May Pave Way For Wike To Emerge As Presidential Candidate Of PDP

Before the PDP NEC meeting was held in Abuja on Thursday, several reports revealed that the zoning commitee led by governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi had recommended that the chairmanship position of the party should be zoned to the North. Based on that, experts claim the south will automatically be given the go-ahead to produce the next presidential candidate of the party.Photo Credit: Vanguard

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2023: How Atiku's Statement May Pave Way For Wike To Emerge As Presidential Candidate Of PDP

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OPINION: Strong Reasons Why PDP Kicked Against Direct Primary As APC Senators Massively Back It

The Nigerian Senate approved direct primary for all political parties in the country ahead of coming elections. To many people, this is a welcome development but to some others, it is not a popular policy decision. Leading this second side of the argument is the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

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OPINION: Strong Reasons Why PDP Kicked Against Direct Primary As APC Senators Massively Back It

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Presidency 2023: How Wike Unknowingly Exposed PDP's Weakness While He Was Advising Goodluck Jonathan

In a report by Punch Newspapers, the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has advised former President Goodluck Jonathan to stay in the Peoples Democratic Party and not defect to the All Progressives Congress. According to the Wike, the PDP is a reasonably political forum for the past President to contest for the 2023 Presidency if he decides to.

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Presidency 2023: How Wike Unknowingly Exposed PDP's Weakness While He Was Advising Goodluck Jonathan

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How PDP Leadership Divided Over National Chairmanship

The aspiration for who will succeed the erstwhile national chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, seem to have sharply divided the members of the party into two major groups. Photo Credit: The Nation It could be recalled that some prominent members and National Executive Committee (NEC) of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have decided to conduct her National Convention which has been slated for Friday, October 30 and Saturday, October 31, 2021.

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How PDP Leadership Divided Over National Chairmanship

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Why did the Northeast and Northwest easily cede PDP chairmanship to North Central?

Credit: Thisday. The controversy over who will emerge the next chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), after it was zoned to the North, has taken a new twist as reports have emerged that Northern stakeholders within the party have unanimously picked former Senate president, Iyorchia Ayu, as its consensus candidate.

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Why did the Northeast and Northwest easily cede PDP chairmanship to North Central?

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3 Northerners who could emerge the next PDP chairman after David Mark allegedly withdraws

Credit: Thisday. The controversy surrounding who will be the next chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), after it was zoned to the North, has taken a new twist as report by the Tribune claimed former Senate president, David Mark, who many see as a front runner to emerge the party’s next chairman, is not interested in the position.

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3 Northerners who could emerge the next PDP chairman after David Mark allegedly withdraws

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How Makinde Unknowingly Revealed The Way To Make PDP Lose 2023 Presidential Poll That Rivals May Use

Governor Seyi Makinde has expressed hope that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has qualified politicians that can vie for the post of President and win in 2023. Image credit: PM News He made this known when he revealed that two PDP Governors: Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State and Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State will contest for President alongside former Vice President Atiku Abubakar.

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How Makinde Unknowingly Revealed The Way To Make PDP Lose 2023 Presidential Poll That Rivals May Use

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One Simple Way PDP Leaders In The North And South Can Avoid Crisis In 2023

Photo Credit: Google The issue of the region that will produce the next presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has become a central issue in the party as the politicians in the southern part of the country are looking for ways to produce the next president of the country in the year 2023 while the northerners are rejecting their offers constantly.

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One Simple Way PDP Leaders In The North And South Can Avoid Crisis In 2023

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3 Pitfalls The PDP Should Avoid After Its Governors Voted In Favour of a Northern Chairman

It is no longer news that the Governors elected under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), recently voted in favour of having a Northerner as the party’s chairman. There is no doubt that the decision to vote in favour of a Northern Chairman, is based on the need to ensure that a Southerner emerges as the party’s flag-bearer in the 2023 presidential election.

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3 Pitfalls The PDP Should Avoid After Its Governors Voted In Favour of a Northern Chairman

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Check Out Gov Makinde's Response To The Disqualification Of 3 PDP Leadership Aspirants

In less than 24 hours after three chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party vying for positions in the National Working Committee had been disqualified, Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State appeared on a live TV program to share his thoughts over the development. Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde

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Check Out Gov Makinde's Response To The Disqualification Of 3 PDP Leadership Aspirants

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Governor Makinde says PDP Will Unite Nigeria

The Executive Governor of Oyo State and Leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo state, Seyi Makinde on Saturday, 16th, October, proclaimed that with the way his party was able to organise itself and unite for the State Congress, it has the capacity to unite Nigeria.

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Governor Makinde says PDP Will Unite Nigeria