Ahead of the June 2022 gubernatorial election in Ekiti State, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has released its timetable and schedule of activities in preparation for the election.
In a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, in Abuja on Friday, the party said that the sale of expression of interest and nomination forms for the election would commence on September 13
The statement said, “In line with the timetable, the National Working Committee, NWC, has approved the sales of expression of interest and nomination forms from Monday, September 13 to Thursday, September 30, with Tuesday, October 5 slated as the last date for the submission of forms.
“The NWC has also fixed the screening of aspirants for Monday, October 11.
“Appeals on the screening exercise are scheduled for Thursday, October 25.
“Consequently, the PDP congresses to elect the 3-man adhoc ward delegates have been scheduled to hold from Friday, Januart 7 to Saturday, January 8, 2022.”
Ologbondiyan added that local government congresses to elect one national delegate as well as one person living with disability from each local government area in the state had been scheduled to hold on Saturday, January 15, 2022.
The PDP advised all leaders, critical stakeholders, aspirants, teeming members and supporters of the PDP in Ekiti State and the nation to be guided accordingly, as they work together to strengthen the party for the task ahead.