PDP convention: We can't afford to make mistakes - George

Board of Trustees (BoT) member and chairmanship contender for the office of PDP national chairman, Chief Bode George has said the party cannot afford to make mistakes at the December 9 national convention.  

Speaking during an interactive session with the 36 states chairmen of the party od Saturday , in Abuja, George,  a former deputy national chairman of the party said he would recognise the youths in the scheme of things if elected at chairman.  

"We must get it right. We must be fair and just to all and keep connected to the people. We can't afford to make mistakes now.  The people are our strength and God helping us, the party shall be victorious in the next elections. 

"Now is the time to begin to mentor our youths and raise from among them a crop of credible, resourceful, dynamic and patriotic leaders.

"If I am elected, I will involve the youths in leadership positions including putting them in various committees where they will learn the
ropes and gain necessary experience to become good leaders," he said.  

He added that he was determined to use his wealth of experience to bear on governance in the party if given the mandate.  

Naija Newspapers
Naija Newspapers

Naija Newspaper is a digital media distribution and review company focused on delivering Nigerian news across Nigerian audience. We are the biggest newspaper review company online; our value proposition is to be the all-in-one station for daily newspapers distributed in the country to various online audience. Our partnership includes and is not limited by the following Punch newspaper, Thisday online, Daily Sun Newspaper, Nigeria Tribune, BusinessDay, Leadershjip, Blue Print, Nigeria Guardian and Vanguard newspapers.