September 08, (THEWILL) – Governors under the aegis of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) have scheduled a pre-emptive extraordinary Wednesday meeting ahead of their National Executive Council (NEC) on Thursday.
The party has been embroiled in crisis over the controversies surrounding its embattled and now suspended National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus.
According to the notice of the meeting, the governors reassured Nigerians of PDP’s determination to dislodge the failed APC government it said had imposed misery and pain on citizens.
The Director-General of the PDP Governors’ Forum, Hon. C.I.D Maduabum, who sent out the notice said that the meeting would focus on party affairs and strategies for repositioning the group.
Titled “PDP Governors Meet on Party Issues Ahead of NEC meeting,” Maduabum’s notice indicated that the meeting would be held at the instance of the Chairman of the PDP Governors Forum and Sokoto State’s Governor, the Rt Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, as well as his 12 colleague governors.
The notice of the meeting said: “The Chairman of the PDP Governors Forum, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, CFR, in consultation with his colleagues, has summoned an extraordinary meeting of the Forum to hold on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 3pm.
“The meeting will discuss party matters and strategies to reposition the PDP ahead of the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the Party taking place (Thursday) 9th September, 2021.
“The PDP Governors further re-assures all PDP members, stakeholders and the nation of their commitment, determination and loyalty in the patriotic task of dislodging the failed APC government that has brought nothing but misery and pain to all Nigerians.”