Saka Bolaji – Minna
As a result irreconcilable crisis rocking the ranks and files of the People Democratic Party ( PDP) in Niger state the party has once again postponed it State Congress to elect new executive to run the affairs of the party in the next four years.
However the party claimed it was due to uncertain security situation at the PDP state Secretariat, Venue of the rescheduled State Congress.
The Congress stated for Saturday ,12th day of September, 2020 has been postponed.
Chairman of the Congress Committee Alhaji Muhammed Imam made the announcement after unsuccessful attempts were made to get the thousands of party supporters and other persons gathered at the precinct of the venue to disperse before the commencement of the voting process.
According to the Chairman the Committee will report back to the National Working Committee which would determine the next line of action in accordance with the Constitution of the party
The two factions are those supporters of the immediate past governor Dr. Muazu Babaginda Aliyu and those loyal to Barrister Mohammed Tanko Beji , immediate past State Chairman who is contesting the sear for second term.