The screening committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has cleared nine aspirants to contest for the chairmanship seat of the party.
The Chairman of the committee, Mr. Osagie Ize-Iyamu, presented certificates of clearance to them a few minutes ago at the National Executive Committee hall at the party secretariat located as Zone 5, Abuja.
The aspirants are Prince Uche Secondus, Chief Gbenga Daniel, Mr Jimi Agbaje, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, Prof.Taoheed Adedoja, Prof Tunde Adeniran, Chief Olabode George, Dr. Raymond Dokpesi and Mr. Aderemi Olusegun.
Ize-Iyamu said that the list of other aspirants cleared for other offices would be displayed at the party secretariat.
Chairman of the Convention Planning Committee who is also the Governor of Delta State, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, congratulated the cleared aspirants.
He asked them to present the names of their agents to the accreditation committee