The meeting is aimed at finding a lasting solution to end the rift between the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike and the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.
In a congratulatory message he personally signed and made available to newsmen in Keffi LGA, Nasarawa, Monday, Jibrin lauded the emergence of the former Vice President as the PDP flag bearer for the presidential election in 2023.
The PDP South-East also directed that the existing zoning pattern in states and constituencies of the zone must be strictly adhered to.
Saraki made the comments on his Twitter handle thanks against the backdrop of the crisis that has rocked the National Working Committee of the party.
Wike’s sudden appearance at the meeting must have unsettled the meeting as Governors are not members of the BoT and do not attend the party’s BoT meetings.
The Chairman of the BoT, Walid Jibrin, announced the decision in Abuja on Tuesday after the board’s meeting at the party’s national headquarters.
This is coming less than 30 days to the general elections.
Secondus made the call at the meeting of the BoT members with the party’s Presidential Candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on Thursday night in Abuja.
The PDP BoT had advised its members not to not pitch tent with any aspirant for elective positions ahead of the 2019 elections.
A member of the Board of Trustees (BOT) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Sam Nkire, has said that all those hoping that the APC presidential primaries would tear the party apart were in for a big disappointment.
Ahead of the 2015 general elections, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has announced October 29 and December 6, for governorship and presidential primaries respectively.
As part of plans to improve the lives of Nigerian youths, the Governor of Niger state, Dr. Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu has called on the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency change the school curriculum and education policies if youth in the country must be productive.
In recent weeks the All Progressive Congress (APC) has been rocked with a tidal wave of defection of a founding member in Chief Tom Ikimi and the party’s 2011 presidential candidate, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu to the party Nigerians loathe but can’t vote out of power at the centre, the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP)