-PDP will defeat APC in the 2019 general elections.
-PDP has learnt from its past mistakes, Gov Okowa declares.
The Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) has declared its readiness to unseat the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 general elections.
Making the declaration, Chairman of the 2017 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Special Non-Elective National Convention and Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa, said the party is confident of retaking power at the national level come 2019 general elections.
Okowa stated this at the meeting of the Convention Planning Committee at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja yesterday.
He noted that the party had learnt from mistakes it made in the past and was ready to prove to Nigerians that it was the better option.
He promised Nigerians the party’s governance will be anchored on accountability, rule of law and improved welfare of the citizenry.
The governor said: “Yesterday, we were inaugurated with the task of organising a successful National Convention for our great party. It is our hope that the various committees will set out to work immediately as we have barley few days to go.
“As an organised party, I’ve confidence in our leaders of the various sub-committees that we will be able to deliver a successful National Convention that we can all be proud of.
“I trust in your abilities because I have seen a good number of committed party members who are dedicated to the cause of ensuring we return to power in 2019,”
“Our party is back alive and with the National Convention, PDP will send a very strong message that will make Nigerians to realise that we are very much ready to take over power come 2019.”