Oladapo, Oyefeso, Muo-Aroh Disqualified From Contesting For Positions In PDP NWC

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri, Chairman Convention Planning Committee of the PDP

A former National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Professor Wale Oladapo has been disqualified from contesting for the position of Deputy National Chairman (South) of the party.

Also disqualified are Okey Muo-Aroh (Anambra) who expressed interest in the position of National Secretary, and Dr Olafeso Eddy (Ondo) National Publicity Secretary.

The trio were disqualified by the Screening Sub-Committee of the PDP for taking the party to court with a view of stopping the National Convention without taking advantage of the internal conflicts resolution mechanism as provided for by the party’s constitution.

This was disclosed in Thursday by the Chairman of the National Convention Organising Committee, Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa State, during the official Media Launch of the 2021 National Convention Logo and Promotional Materials, at the PDP National Secretariat, Abuja.

The governor said the aspirants were disqualified for taking the party to court to stop the convention, adding that 27 other aspirants were cleared to contest at the convention while one withdrew from the race.

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