Jonathan qualified to contest 2015 election – PDP
…Vows to reclaim Edo State
The Peoples Democratic Party said on Thursday that President Goodluck Jonathan is eminently qualified to contest the 2015 Presidential election if he is interested in vying for another term in office.
It also warned those haggling for the job of in 2015 to stop distracting him from executing his laudable programmes for the country.
The South-South National Vice Chairman of the PDP, Dr. Steven Oru, who gave the hint when he inaugurated the state executive committee of the party in the state, warned members to stop disturbing and distracting Mr. President on the issue of 2015 when the time is still far.
He said, “President Jonathan, who is just in his first tenure in office is imminently qualified to contests if he wants to.
“Mr. President is as qualified as any other person to contest in 2015”, noted Oru who added that “Mr. President is qualified to contest in 2015 because after all this is his first tenure.”
In this regard, the South-South National Vice Chairman of the party called on all well meaning Nigerians and people of Bayelsa State to rally round President Jonathan in his quest to deliver on his election promises.
“When we get to the bridge in 2015, I know we shall cross it with Mr. President”, he added and vowed that the PDP will recapture Edo State in the next governorship election.
He said the PDP won the last election at the polls but the Action Congress of Nigeria won in court.
Source: The Nation Newspaper