The People’s Democratic Party has cleared all the thirty four screened aspirants from Bayelsa and Kogi States for the party’s governorship primaries in both states scheduled for fifth of September
PDP National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, confirmed to journalists that all the 13 screened aspirants from Bayelsa State were cleared.
He said that 21 aspirants were cleared in Kogi State.
The aspirants from Kogi State were screened by the Screening Committee headed by the Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku, at the PDP presidential campaign office in Maitama, popularly called the Legacy House.
They were screened at the PDP Secretariat at Wadata, Abuja by the screening committee headed by the Governor of Oyo State, Mr Seyi Makinde.
The PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus while addressing the aspirants said the party had no preference as to the aspirants, who emerge the governorship candidates in the two states, adding that the party would ensure transparent governorship primary elections in the states.