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The get together’s Presidential Candidate within the 2023 normal election gave the recommendation at a programme “welcome/reception of PDP governors-elect and ship forth of the previous PDP Governors’ Discussion board (PDP-GF) chairmen” on Thursday in Abuja.

The programme with the theme “Good Governance on the Sub-national degree: Points, Views, Expectations and Outcomes” was organised by the PDP-GF.

Abubakar stated that the PDP fashioned in 1999 as a dominant political get together was passing by means of challenges that have to be addressed.


“We have now a lot of challenges. We began as a dominant political get together in 1999 and since then, now we have been receding.

“I feel it’s time for us to take a inventory and discover out why we’re receding and the way can we ensure that our eminent place because the main political get together on this nation, because the oldest political get together on this nation, we regain our place.

“It is a essential problem which I feel requires some time day seminar for us as a celebration to make sure that we regain our eminent place within the politics of this nation and the entire of Africa,” he stated.

Abubakar who congratulated all of the governors-elect and people re-elected on the platform of the get together, urged all get together members to be united and decided within the get together effort to reclaim its mandate on the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT).

Additionally former Vice-President, Namadi Sambo, suggested the get together to look into how members of the get together had been being suspended with out recourse to due course of.


Sambo stated there was want for the cooperation of all to maintain the get together members collectively.

“What is occurring in some states immediately already could be very unlucky. For instance, in Kaduna State immediately, individuals are being suspended from the get together entrance, left, proper and middle with out due course of,

“I’ll stop this chance to publicly name on the performing nationwide chairman to look into what is occurring in Kaduna state, as a result of all of the elements for hassle and issues within the get together are being put in place.

“So likewise in different states, I’ll use this chance to name on all get together members to cooperate, to let the get together proceed,” Sambo stated.

The PDP Performing Nationwide Chairman, Umar Damagum, counseled the PDP-GF for all the time contributing to the event of the get together and projecting it within the areas of fine governance.


Damagum, who congratulated the governors elected on the platform of the get together, urged them to emulate the excellent efficiency that the PDP governors had been identified for.

“For the newly elected governors, I additionally congratulate you and advise you comply with the footsteps of your predecessors.

“We have now made a mark. There is no such thing as a state that PDP is ruled that has not seen improvement. I imagine you’ll comply with the footsteps of the governors. For these states that weren’t PDP earlier than, I additionally imagine you’ll do extra,” he stated.

Damagum known as on the judiciary to make sure justice was carried out on the continuing election petitions on the presidential election earlier than it.

The Chairman of the governor discussion board, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, stated for the reason that formation of the discussion board 2014 it had turned another voice within the governance the nation, which couldn’t be ignored.


Tambuwal urged the governors-elect to proceed to maintain the collaboration and energy the discussion board is understood for.

“Additionally the newly elected governors of our get together, on behalf of my colleagues, governors within the discussion board, welcome you to this occasion and into the discussion board. You’re the shining arm of our get together going ahead.

“I completely happy to bequeath to you and certainly the members of this discussion board, a discussion board that’s robust, cohesive and vocal within the protection of democracy and good governance within the nation.

“With the caliber of governors-elect I see right here immediately, I can say confidently discussion board goes to be in good arms,” Tambuwal stated.

He counseled the outgoing governors for his or her solidarity, comradeship and dedication to maneuver the get together ahead.


He expressed confidence that the get together could be victorious within the tribunal ongoing president election petition.

The Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) reviews that the previous chairmen of the discussion board had been honoured, whereas plaques had been introduced to outgoing governors of the get together.