10th April, 2021
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Working Committee (NWC) has appointed former Governor of Kogi Idris Wada as Chairman of Screening Committee for its aspirants in the upcoming Anambra governorship election.
The party disclosed this in a statement issued by its National Organising Secretary, retired Col. Austin Akobundu, in Abuja on Saturday.
Akobundu said that the party also approved the nomination of southeast Zonal Secretary of the party, Chief James Ugwu, as Secretary of the screening committee.
Other members of the committee according to Akobundu include Sen. Ehigie Uzamere, Mrs Martha Bodunrin and Mr Jones Onyereri.
He said that the screening exercise is scheduled for Monday, April 12, and Tuesday, April 13, at the National Working Committee Hall, Wadata Plaza, Abuja, at 9:00 a.m.
“It is expected that the aspirants will exercise exemplary conduct and strict adherence to rules and regulations during the assessment that will justify the confidence reposed in them by the leadership of our party,” he said.