By Ismail Auwal
The National leadership of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has endorsed the election of the newly elected Executives of Kano State chapter.
The election of the Kano State congress, which held in the 44 local government areas of the state, on December 12, 2020 was commended by the national body of the party.
In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the National Working Committee (NWC) commended all critical stakeholders as well as members of the party in Kano state for the unity and harmony in the state chapter, and urged them to remain united and continue to work together for the task ahead, especially as Nigerians now look up to the party for direction at this critical time in the history of our nation.
According to the statement, “Following the successful conduct of our Kano state congress in the 44 local government areas of the state on December 12, 2020, the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has upheld the election of a new executive committee for our Kano state chapter accordingly”.
“The decision of the NWC is pursuant to its powers under the PDP Constitution (2017 as amended).”
“The NWC is pleased to report that the congress was smoothly conducted in strict compliance with the guidelines and provisions of the PDP constitution (2017 as amended) and monitored by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),” he said.
“Also as reported by the Appeals Committee, there was no petitions received thereby confirming the congress as conducted and all elected officers therefrom.”
“The newly elected Kano executive which has Shehu Wada Sagagi, as Chairman is to hold office for a period of four years in line with the provisions of the PDP Constitution.”