By Lawrence Olaoye
The Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM), has yesterday approved Monday, March 17th as the commencement date for its manual membership registration.
According to the National Publicity Secretary of the party, Ahmed Rufai Abubakar, the decision was arrived at during the just concluded meeting of the National Executive Committee of the Party which took place yesterday at the party’s National Secretariat in Abuja.
The approval of the March 17th date followed extensive preparations and sensitization for the exercise which is to take place between 8. a.m. and 5 p.m daily from Monday, 17th March to Sunday 23rd March 2014 simultaneously at each of the 8,812 wards throughout the states of the federation.
Distribution of registration materials, including membership cards, membership registers, pens, markers and other sundry items is already underway at the National Secretariat of the Party. Registration materials are to reach all states of the federation by Thursday, 13th March and all Registration Centres in the wards by Sunday, 16th March 2014.