A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP and former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has confirmed the zone the party intends to nominate its Presidential candidate and Vice-President candidate ahead of the 2019 General Election.
Speaking at ‘Politics Today’ this evening on Channnels TV, he reaffirmed the decision of the opposition on the regions its nominated candidates for the office of the President and Vice-President.
The decision of the “Presidency candidates of the country has already been settled as far as I am concerned. PDP has already zoned the Presidential candidate to the north, Chairmanship of the party to the south and of course, the Vice President will come from the South.”
He however noted that aside the zoning formula of the party, the primary target is to get the incumbent APC-led President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration out of power. ”
He continued by saying:
“Rather than the north, south or anything else, we are one party; one people and we’ll move forward to get Buhari and Osinbajo out of of power in 2019.”
Meanwhile, the Governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose who is also from the PDP has kick-started his campaign to vvy for the office of the President in 2019.