PDP Governors Ayo Fayose of Ekiti state, Nyesom Wike of Rivers, Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa, Darius Ishaku of Taraba as well as PDP Spokesperson Olisa Metuh and PDP Chieftain Bode George, attended a PDP caucus meeting held at the Ondo state government’s lodge yesterday night.
At the caucus meeting, two Northeast governors and other leaders briefed the members on steps taken in nomination of candidates for the PDP chairmanship position. Five individuals were brought for consideration, namely: Ambassador Wilberforce Juta, Senator Kumo, Senator Girigiri, Shehu Gambam and one other. The caucus decided to enlarge the list so other leaders would be invited from the Northeast zone for consideration.
The four others include Hon. Muhammed Wakil(former minister), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff(former governor of Borno State), Nuhu Ribadu and one other were invited by the caucus. The caucus meeting will continue today, Tuesday by 12pm while decision taken will be presented to the board of trustees by 3pm (NEC meeting is scheduled for 3pm today).