What PDP Governors want from Secondus-Makinde PHOTO CREDIT: P.M. News Nigeria The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has said Peoples Democratic Party Governors’ Forum expected the outgoing National Chairman of the PDP, Uche Secondus to stabilize the party. Makinde stated this on Thursday while featuring on Politics Today, a current affairs program on Channels Television.
The Peoples Democratic Party Governors' Forum recently accused the Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi of sabotaging the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 elections. It should be recalled that the governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi left PDP for APC in 2020, shortly after the 2019 general election.
It was reported few hours ago that the Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum warned the All Progressive Congress to desist from poaching it's governors.
The Peoples Democratic Party Governors' Forum has finally responded to the issue surrounding the Senate's rejection of electronic transmission of election results. The governors, according to the Daily Trust, insisted that the National Assembly must authorize electronic transmission of election results. The speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, stated that the intended electronic transmission of election results was not yet possible in Nigeria.
Governor Aminu Tambuwal, the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum, has stated that Nigeria requires a leader with a global perspective rather than a regional politician. He also stated that the leader must be incorruptible, and that the greatest method to combat corruption is by personal example and the establishment of strong institutions capable of withstanding shocks and manipulations.
Seyi Makinde, the Governor of Oyo State, has disputed that members of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors' Forum are pressuring the party's outgoing National Chairman, Uche Secondus, to drop his lawsuit against the party in court. Governor Seyi Makinde In the 2023 general elections, Makinde also denied having presidential or vice-presidential ambitions.
The Executive Governor of Sokoto State, Honourable Aminu Tambuwal has emerged as the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum. During the National Executive Committee meeting of the party in Abuja today, the Governor of Oyo State Engineer Seyi Makinde announced to the meeting that the Governors met on Sunday and agreed for Tambuwal to be Chairman of the PDP Governors forum. Makinde said, "the governors met yesterday night. We have unanimously accepted my brother Governor Tambuwal of Sokoto