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PDP Chairmanship: I’m still consulting, South East should get Vice-President in 2019 – Dokpesi  

 Media mogul, Raymond Dokpesi, has said that he is still consulting in his bid to run for the national chairmanship position of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the December 9 national convention.
 The owner of DAAR Communication made this known yesterday in a media chat with journalists in Abuja.
He maintained that the party has zoned the chairmanship position to the entire South and the race is open to everyone from the region. “The concept and idea of zoning is to ensure that there is fairness and equity in the sharing of party offices. In this very particular case, the PDP has been very clear and stated that the chairmanship position of the party should be zoned to the entire southern part of Nigeria while the presidency of Nigeria should be zoned to the north. “The caretaker committee have affirmed and reaffirmed that the chairmanship is zoned to the three geo-political zones of the south and presidency is zoned to the three geo-political zones of the north. Micro-zoning can take place for the other local positions but for these two important positions there should be no micro zoning. And I am glad that Senator Makrfi reaffirmed that same position yesterday in the northern elders meeting. “I have heard that it was postulated that Chief Uche Secondus was acting chairman of the party. The truth of the matter is that Chief Secondus was the deputy national chairman of the party just as Chief Olabode George from the South west was deputy national chairman. There is no provision or whatsoever for acting chairman. “We must open our radars and look for the most competent, most capable and the best general who will lead us into battle with APC. But the party must provide a level playing ground for all the aspirants that are going to come. And that is what I am saying I have the capacity, the ability, the will to really provide that level playing ground and transparent ground for the PDP candidacy to have,” Dokpesi said. Dokpesi also said that he is in support of the South East producing the Vice-Presidential candidate in the 2019 election “My position is that the highest position coming to the South should of necessity go to the South East. I have no apology about it because the South West has produced the president for eight years and the South South has produced the president as well,” he said. Dokpesi admitted that he formed and funded the Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA) as a plan B for the PDP during the recent leadership tussle that engulfed the party. However, he said APDA was formed with the knowledge of the major stakeholders of the PDP and the agreement was for the Makarfi-led Caretaker Committee to take over APDA if the Supreme Court judgement was in favour of Senator Ali-Modu Sheriff. His lawyer, Barrister Chieme Chukwu, who was part of the media chat, said Dokpesi has the right to contest not minding the case against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
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44 comments

  1. Abba Shugaba Darman

    Never consult South South because dey ar mad senseless

  2. Uche Chidiebere Joe

    Nonsense is that why nwodo is fooling himself, stupid .Biafra we want

  3. Solomon Anbinto

    What do you expect south west to get? Pls, stop the usual confusion that consumed the ever loved pdp for christ sake. Not let your personal ambition consume us i beg of u sir

  4. Muhammad Abubakar

    WHY VICE PRESIDENT WHY NOT PRESIDENT?

  5. Chibuzo Okolo

    people are mad we don’t need president to talk of VP

  6. Ezeonochie Digbo

    Uche Chidiebere Joe we Igbos don’t respect fellow Igbos why are you insulting Nwodo mind u if u don’t respect people u will never no body will ever respect u, take note,

  7. Friday Obaji

    Go 2 hell with ur vice p we need freedom

  8. Obi Kendo

    Thank you for remembering us,sir, for now just keep it

  9. Ifeanyichukwu Madunagu Frank

    Please biafrans don’t need nigeria gangster government president or vice president but what we want is biafra nation or referendum now because no amount of terrorist attacks against innocent unarmed biafrans youths by nigeria military force of terror will not stop biafra restoration now unity by force of terror is unacceptable to biafrans marriage by force is slavery and we must exit nigeria soon

  10. Inegbedion Felix

    It should go to south south….Donald Duke is d man

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  12. Ahamefule Stephen

    Ekweremmadu is the only one who speak for us.

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  14. Ogbeni Olembe Oshioyemi

    Please use MONKEYPOX 🐒 as vp.. since it started in southeast

  15. Iykiss Usher

    Ara gbagbukwa gi dia aturu awusa

  16. Mohammad Zayyan Ibrahim

    hahahahaha I can scent failure comes 2019

  17. Ayodeji Akande

    Despite the eulogy he showered on Abdusalam Abubakar the man just shoot out the bullet that PDP has failed in opposition roles

  18. Obika Oluchi Mercy

    Vice President? Mchweeee abeg all hail biafra!!!!!

  19. Anthony Chinedu

    We don’t want any tin from u people

  20. Yakubu Ibrahim Oscar

    Has dis man depkosi return the looted money n also pay his staff in Dar communication out standing salary

  21. Obinna Obiakor

    OK give it to nwodo the old fool

  22. Aye Karibo

    The impudence! So you’re begging for vice what of the president seat. And why should it be given out of pity, aren’t they citizens of Nigeria as well?

  23. Fela Martins

    Ibos,Vice Presidency in 2019;I dey laugh o!So na Vice Presidency dey want & dey are disurbing the peace of dis country? Na wa o!

  24. David Okoji

    I thought this man has left PDP to a new Party

  25. Timothy Chijioke Orji

    Did I hear should? These people make me laugh.

  26. Edemba Chidiebere

    I will rather vote for Shekau for vice p Dan to vote for all dis south east politician dat don. t mind selling us for Der selfish political gain

  27. Louis Anunobi

    U ar sick. We need Refrendum.

  28. Louis Anunobi

    U ar still consulting while we have make up our mind to push for Biafra Refrendum

  29. John Ushie

    Yes, the former governor of anambra state (peter obi) is on standby.

  30. John Obi

    Keep it for buhari let him be the President and VP as well.after all that northerners still remains the most poorest region on earth. Only referendum ‘ll determine the Faith of that one region called a country

  31. Emmy Dollars

    That is made for your stupid brother nwaodo just give it to him idiot awusa Fulani idiot

  32. Emmy Dollars

    Animals that is what all of you people are

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