As portion of actions to overcome the ravaging coronavirus in the region, the Ondo Condition chapter of the Peoples Democratic Bash (PDP) has postponed its condition congress scheduled for right now, Tuesday, March 24, 2020.
According to the party in a statement issued in Akure, the Ondo State money, the transfer turned essential adhering to the ban on political collecting by the point out government.
In the assertion signed by the party’s Director of Media and Publicity, Zadok Akintoye mentioned that, “in line with our principle of demanding adherence to the rule of regulation and obedience to governing administration regulations, our social gathering announces the cancellation of its prepared State Congress which is to hold on Tuesday, the 24th of March 2020.
“We consider deep cognizance of the ravaging hazard the COVID19 virus pandemic poses to the individuals and had designed all preparations for demanding adherence to internationally suggested standards for mitigating its spread. On the other hand, based on the order and instruction of the Ondo State Authorities and its directive banning all social gatherings, we hereby announce the postponement of our Condition Congress scheduled for tomorrow for a time period of 14 days in line with the instruction of the State Authorities. Our bash shall interact the Ondo point out govt in conversations to discover a way close to resolving this difficulty.
“All members of the PDP in Ondo point out are consequently encouraged to stay in their respective locations in line with the directive of governing administration.
“We use this chance to enjoin all citizens to remain law-abiding and respect the directive of governing administration as we collectively do the job toward mitigating the spread of this disease.”
Recall that the condition govt had banned political and social gatherings across the state with an guidance to the PDP to think about postponing the congress in the desire of the condition.