. Plans to trim down aspirants
OBIORA IFOH, Abuja
The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has set up a 12-member committee to discuss with the party’s 12 presidential aspirants, with the view to picking one of them as consensus candidate.
A former Minister of Foreign Affairs and a stalwart of the opposition Peoples Democratic Patty, PDP, Ojo Maduekwe, is dead.
Mr. Maduekwe died at about 7pm on Wednesday at a hospital in Abuja.
MALACHY UZENDU, Deputy Editor, Abuja
HYGINUS Ekwuazi, one of the modern day acclaimed intellectually inclined poets in his collection of poems “Love Apart” painted a graphic picture of the obsession to power and negative the effects wild accumulation of power could have, especially on the separation of hitherto old friends or accomplices.