The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has announced that the newly elected members of the National Working Committee of the party will be sworn-in on December 10, 2021.
National Publicity Secretary-elect of the party, Debo Ologunagba, made the announcement on Wednesday while featuring as a guest on Channels Television programme ‘Politics Today’ monitored by VANTAGE NEWS.
Ologunagba stated that the new leadership of the party cannot be sworn-in unless the tenure of the current NWC members led by Uche Secondus comes to an end on December 9, 2021.
VANTAGE NEWS had reported that the new national leadership of the PDP led by Iyorchia Ayu, a former Senate President, was elected on October 30 during the party’s convention in Abuja.
Commenting on the two-day retreat organized by the newly elected members of the NWC, Ologunagba said the aim was to strategize on how to rescue Nigeria from the hands of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
hE SAID, “The retreat is to rescue and rebuild Nigeria. That is basically the message to Nigerians. The essence of this retreat is to have a re-orientation, one for the existing leadership of the party and to have an orientation for the new incoming leadership.
“Second, to have an appraisal of the mission and vision of the party. Thirdly to have a conversation between the party leadership and the stakeholders as to why we got to where we are and how we can move our party, and more importantly our nation forward, having regards to the monumental failure and the rudderless leadership of this government called APC.”