The People’s Democratic Party has thrown open its ticket for the 2023 presidential ticket open to all six geopolitical zones in the country.
This was disclosed by the 37-person zoning committee of the PDP, following the termination of its mandate on Tuesday.
The decision to flung open the presidential ticket to all aspirants under the PDP was arrived upon following the conclusion of a meeting on at the Benue State Governor’s Lodge, Asokoro, Abuja.
sources say the the committee threw open the ticket “due to exigency of time” saying “zoning, as in our party constitution, is affirmed.”
The document corroborating the decision by the committee read:
“Recommendations of PDP Zoning Committee
“1. Zoning, as in our party constitution, is affirmed.
“2. Inspite of (1) above, (the) Ticket is thrown Open, this time around due to exigency of time.
“3. Our Party is encouraged to always make the issue of zoning very clear at least 6 months before sales of forms.
“4. Our Party should commend the efforts of some our contestants on the issue of Consensus candidacy; the efforts should be seen to a peaceful and logical conclusion.”