South-West PDP Congress: Tight security as election materials arrive
Written by Taiwo Adediran on April 12, 2021
Materials for the South-West Zonal Congress of the Peoples Democratic Party have arrived at the venue of the election.
The materials and the Congress committee members were led to the Wocdiff Centre, Iwo Road, Osogbo, where the event is being held by many security operatives.
Addressing newsmen, Deputy Governor of Benue State, Dr. Benson Abounu, who stood in for Governor Samuel Orthom, said 743 delegates would be voting at the congress.
Of the 743 delegates, Oyo State has 171 delegates followed by Osun with 130 delegates and Ekiti with 115 delegates.
Others are Ogun State with 114 delegates, Ondo 112 delegates and Lagos having the least with 101 delegates and a total number of 22 offices will be contested for during the congress.