The main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has shifted the dates for the conduct of Local Government congress for state house of assembly, national assembly and governorship primaries.
This is contained in a statement by Debo Ologunagba, National Publicity Secretary of the PDP.
He said the adjustment on dates is to avail the party more time to organize a hitch-free congress.
According to him, “The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has approved the update of the Party’s Timetable and Schedule of Activities for the 2023 general elections.
“Local Government Area (LGA) Congress to elect one National Delegate per LGA and one Person living with disability in the 774 Local Government Areas: Tuesday, May 10, 2022.
“State House of Assembly (State Constituency Congress): Wednesday, May 18, 2022. House of Representatives Primaries: Friday, May 20, 2022. Senatorial District Primaries: Saturday, May 21, 2022, Governorship Primaries: Monday, May 23, 2022
“All aspirants to various positions, critical stakeholders, members of our Party across the country and relevant agencies of government should please take note.”