-PDP WON NIGER 2015, 2019 Elections in Niger -Sen. Kure
The people’s Democratic Party in Niger state says it shall first consider a consensus for the emergence of its candidates in the 2023 elections, before other options.
The state party chairman Bar. Tanko Beji made this known at the state expanded Zonal Executive meeting of the party for Niger East Senatorial district.
Bar Tanko Beji who addressed thousands of party faithful from the 9 local Government Areas of the Niger East comprising, Chanchaga, Bosso, Paikoro, Munya, Rafi, Suleja, Shiroro, Tafa and Gurara, said “we shall consider the option of consensus for all contestable positions, where it fails, then we shall conduct a free and fair primaries for all candidates to emerge”
He added that nobody has any party ticket for any aspirant in Minna, insisting aspirants will be determined by the people. Various speakers at the meeting including former Deputy Governor Dr. Shem Zagbayi Nuhu, Hon Baba Shehu Agaie, Engr. Mukhtar Ahmed Suleja, former Ministers A. H. Gimba and Abubakar A. Tanko.
In her Remark, leader of the Party in the State, Senator Zaynab A. Kure prayed for return of peace in troubled local Government Areas. Senator Kure said, PDP won 2015 and 2019 elections but some people did what they did and today God is showing us himself and to appreciate him. She then lamented what she describe as the sorry state of Niger state today.