The Peoples Democratic Celebration might zone its nationwide chairmanship place to the South-West, Pressinformant has learnt.
The advice to zone the place to the South-West was contained in a leaked working doc ready by the occasion’s 44-member Nationwide Conference Committee on Zoning.
The committee really helpful the place of secretary for the North within the doc was sighted by our correspondent on Wednesday.
The committee chaired by the Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, will meet on Thursday (right now).
In zeroing in on the South-West, members thought-about the previous distribution sample of the geopolitical zones that produced chairmen and got here to the conclusion that the South-West deserved to get the slot.
Other than the previous distribution sample, members have been stated to have famous that earlier than the emergence of Uche Secondus because the nationwide chairman, no fewer than 12 members from the South-West aspired to guide the occasion earlier than it was taken to the South-South.
The distribution sample as thought-about by the occasion is that the North-Central has produced 5 previous chairmen in individuals of Chief Solomon Lar, Barnabas Gemade, Audu Ogbeh, Ahmadu Ali and Kawu Baraje; whereas the North-East has produced three chairmen in individuals of Dr Bamanga Tukur, Dr Adamu Muazu and Senator Ali Modu Sheriff.
The North-West produced two – Dr Haliru Bello and Senator Ahmed Makarfi; the South East produced two – Vincent Ogbulafor and Okwesilieze Nwodo; whereas the South-South produced Secondus each as performing and as substantive chairman.
“It’s now clearly seen that the nationwide chairmanship place has stayed lengthy within the North, and notably dominant within the North-Central. The South-West had by no means been given the chance.
“In precise truth, it’s was a difficulty usually acknowledged that the nationwide chairmanship was aspired by no fewer than 12 aspirants from South-West earlier than the twist that took it to the South-South,” the doc learn.