A file photograph of the PDP emblem.
The Peoples Democratic Celebration has chosen Abuja because the venue for its nationwide conference.
The choice was reached on the social gathering’s 92nd Nationwide Government Committee assembly which was presided over by performing Nationwide Chairman, Elder Yemi Akinwonmi on Saturday.
The NEC additionally agreed to reconvene in September.
Important opposition social gathering PDP has lately been hit by a number of defections as some embittered members name for the resignation of Uche Secondus as Nationwide Chairman.
Mr Secondus has been accused of getting “no clear street map, blue print or coverage programme for the PDP.”
At the very least two courtroom judgements have requested Mr Secondus to step apart as social gathering chief whereas a courtroom judgement obtained in Kebbi mentioned he may proceed within the function.
Mr Secondus was absent at Saturday’s NEC assembly.
On the assembly, Akinwonmi mentioned consultations throughout the social gathering are yielding desired outcomes.
He condemned the nation’s deteriorating safety state of affairs and excessive value of dwelling owing to the weak point of the naira in opposition to different currencies.
In the meantime, the Chairman of the social gathering’s Board of Trustees, Senator Walid Jubril, mentioned the issues within the social gathering usually are not insurmountable.
He famous that challenges and disputes are a truth of life in any social gathering, however how they’re resolved issues most.
He suggested the social gathering to not fail Nigerians, because it stays the final hope of residents.
There isn’t any means the PDP can win elections whether it is divided, he added.
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, additionally expressed confidence within the social gathering’s inside mechanism to resolve its disaster.
He additionally took a swipe on the incumbent authorities, insisting that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) authorities has taken the nation backward since they got here into energy in 2015.