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Okwu joins presidential race

 By Emeka Mamah

KADUNA — National Chairman of the Citizens Popular Party, CPP, Chief Maxi Okwu, has indicated his interest to contest the 2011 presidency under the ticket of the Patriotic Alliance of Nigeria, PAN.

PAN is an alliance of 10 political parties led by the APGA. Other parties in the alliance include the Action Party of Nigeria, APN, and CPP among others who are also members of the Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP).

Okwu made his intention on the issue known in his handover letter to the acting factional National Chairman of the CNPP transitional committee led by Dr Adegbola Dominic.

Adegbola who is also National Chairman of the APN will organize election of a new CNPP.


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