Ahead of the May 21 National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, indications have emerged that the party has zoned the positions of president and vice president to the North and South East, respectively.
By the zoning arrangement, while the North will retain the seat of the Senate President, the South South will produce the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the national chairman of the party. The party has zoned the position of deputy Senate President, deputy National Secretary and National Organising Secretary to the South West.
See the zoning arrangement:
1 President - North
2 Vice President -South East
3 Senate President - North
4 Speaker - South South
5 Deputy Senate President - South West
6 Deputy Speaker -North
7 Chairman of PDP -South South
8 Dept National Chair of PDP - North