It also states that public officers are reminded about the position of the law, and are advised to refrain altogether from taking part in primary elections
of political parties.
I believe we should end primary elections
for the Democrats and Republicans and let each party pay for its own conventions as minor parties are required to do presently.
The APC chief explained to his supporters from the five local governments in Ekiti North, who were also the party's ward chairmen until after the governorship election of July 2018, that he had documents from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to prove that primary elections
did not hold in the district and that they should not despair.
Mr Keorapetse said issues emanating from primary elections
would be dealt with at the conference by party members.
The political parties would be sweating over primary elections
and the precinct, county and Senate district elections that follow.
Oregon's primary election
system, the first of its kind in the nation, celebrated its 100th birthday last month, but many voters did not attend the party.
The court held that Adebutu, who was nominated by the National Working Committee of PDP for the governorship election, cannot maintain his suit against the defendants because the primary election
that produced him was conducted in violation of a subsisting court judgment.
The weekend primary elections
results were not conclusive as two wards out of seven, are yet to go back to the polls at a date to be communicated.
During the next several weeks, The Register-Guard will be offering its editorial endorsements in contested races on Oregon's May 18 primary election
Speaking on behalf of the aspirants before the court, a former Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Mr Kenneth Olawale, told the court that there was not primary election
in the State through which the candidates of the party could have emerged for the next year's general election.
As the BDP is emerging from conducting primary election
at opposition-held constituency, Mr Masisi reiterated the need for reconciliation between candidates who contested the primary election
, highlighting that primary elections
were never meant to split the unity within the BDP, but should rather be regarded as another democratic and transparent way of choosing a leader.
should be contested, so that public policy issues can be aired and the winning primary candidates can get their sea legs for the general election in the fall.