The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has advised all its members with the intention of aspiring for any political position to go back to the people to canvass for votes as those who win in the primaries will be given the party’s ticket.
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ahmed Adamu Muazu made this declaration at a Civic Reception organized in his honour in Bauchi on Saturday.
The National Chairman assured that PDP under his leadership would provide a level playing field for all aspirants to realize their aspirations in line with democratic tenets.
His words: “Any party faithful wishing to aspire under the flagship of the PDP should meet the people in all the nooks and crannies of their areas of jurisdiction to seek for their mandate”.
According to him, “we must be fair and just and be seen to be fair just as all in the PDP big family belong to him”.
In his address, the Bauchi State Governor, Mallam Isa Yuguda said that nobody should associate politics with evil, as political office is service to God and humanity.He thus, called on the people of Bauchi State to support and pray for Alhaji Ahmed Adamu Muazu to succeed as the new PDP National Chairman.
Mallam Yuguda praised the PDP stalwarts in the state particularly the FCT Minister, Senator Bala Mohammed for being a bridge builder; reiterating “I am proud of the FCT Minister, Senator Bala Mohammed and wish him well in all his endevours”.
Also speaking at the occasion, the FCT Minister, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed called for complete loyalty to the Party and genuine reconciliation amongst all in the PDP family to enable the
Party maintains its pride position in the nations political terrain.
He urged the people of Bauchi State to support the new National Chairman to enable him deliver all tiers of governments in the country to the Party in the forthcoming elections, as “his success is the
success of Bauchi people”.
Senator Mohammed remarked that he is one of the greatest beneficiaries of the Peoples Democratic Party and the President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan GCFR and would be an ingrate not to give his full support in order to strengthen it.
He paid tribute to both the new National Chairman of the Party and the Bauchi State Governor who he said have assisted him tremendously as according to him, Governor Yuguda is his boss and political mentor.
The Civil Reception was attended by Who is Who from the PDP North East Zone, some members of the Federal Executive Council, some members of the National Assembly, several members of PDP NWC as well as National and State Board of Trustees.