Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state has declared that the recently held national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its success cannot threaten the chances of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019.
The Punch reports that Okorocha said this in Ondo state where he received an honorary doctorate degree at the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko.
According to Okorocha, the APC is not jittery because President Muhammadu Buhari would defeat any candidate presented by any opposition in 2019 election.
“There is nothing to be jittery about the outcome of the PDP’s convention.
“We are very confident that our presidential candidate to be; President Muhammadu Buhari is up to the task.
“He has impeccable track record that it would take an unusual presidential candidate of a rival political party to match him.
“This is the strength of our party coupled with the fact that APC governors are performing, we are sure we will deliver in 2019,” Okorocha declared.
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Legit.ng reported how Uche Secondus emerged has the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party.
The 2017 elective national convention was held Saturday December 9 - Sunday 10, 2017, at the Eagles Square, Central Business Area, Abuja.
Legit.ng also reported how Governor Rochas Okorocha reportedly said the defection of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar from the All Progressives Congress to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is not good for the ruling political organisation.
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