The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State is presently holding its primary to produce its governorship the candidate for 2019 elections.
Former Governor, Ramallan Yero, Isa Ashiru and Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi are among 13 top contenders, although two of the contestants Mikati and Kish step down for Isa Ashiru.
Meanwhile, the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, is the sole contender for the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket.
Already, PDP state officials, yesterday, said the party “wishes to restate its commitment for a transparent, free and fair primaries at all levels, in line with the party constitution and the Constitution of the Federal Republic .”
Over two thousand Delegates from the twenty three Local Government are expected to vote in the PDP primary.
It will be recall that some of the stakeholders had earlier said they wanted direct primaries in the state.”