PDP national convention: 92 aspirants jostle for 23 positions

The PDP (Peoples Democratic Party) hold its national convention on Saturday and 92 aspirants have signified their intention to run for 23 offices.

It was gathered that nine of the aspirants were running for the office of the national chairman .

The aspirants are Uche Secondus, Gbenga Daniel, Jimi Agbaje, Rashidi Ladoja, Taoheed Adedoja, Tunde Adeniran , Olabode George, Raymond Dokpesi and Aderemi Olusegun.

All the chairmanship aspirants had been screened by a screening panel headed by a former governorship candidate of the party in Edo State, Mr Osagie Ize- Iyamu.

The screening took place at the Presidential Campaign office of the party , popularly known as Legacy Building , which is located at Maitama District in Abuja.

Some of the offices to be contested are national chairman, deputy national chairman (South), deputy national chairman (North), secretary, deputy national secretary, national legal adviser, deputy national legal adviser, national organising secretary, national youth leader, and national publicity secretary.