The Delta State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has fixed December 21, 23, 2020, for the conduct of councillorshìp and chairmanship primaries for the local government elections scheduled to hold March 6, 2021 in the state.
A statement by the State PDP Chairman, Olorogun Kingsley Esiso on the party’s timetable for conduct of primaries states as follows:
1. SALES OF FORMS TO ASPIRANTS: Friday, 11th – Wednesday, 16th December, 2020.
2. SCREENING OF ASPIRANTS: Thursday, 17th – Friday, 18th December, 2020.
3. APPEALS ARISING FROM SCREENING: Saturday, 19th December, 2020.
4. WARD CONGRESS TO ELECT COUNCILLORSHIP CANDIDATES AND 3 AD-HOC DELEGATES: Monday, 21st December, 2020.
5. APPEALS ARISING FROM COUNCILLORSHIP PRIMARIES AND 3 WARD AD-HOC DELEGATES ELECTION: Tuesday, 22nd December, 2020.
6. PARTY PRIMARIES (CHAIRMEN ): Wednesday, 23rd December, 2020.
7. PARTY RUN-OFF PRIMARIES ( IF ANY): Monday, 28th December, 2020.
8. CONSIDERATION OF APPEALS ARISING FROM CHAIRMANSHIP PRIMARIES: Tuesday, 29th December, 2022.