He was also confident that the committee would conduct a hitch-free and widely accepted national convention on Saturday, December 9 in Abuja.
While expressing delight at Atiku's return to the party, Adeyeye maintained that the former vice president could and would only make a speech at the convention but not cast a vote.
The convention, he said "will be a very hard choice between a step in the forward direction and one that will take us backwards and that is why we must all strive to do all that it takes not to get it wrong but to make the right choices".
"He was one of the founding fathers, one of those who built this party and he is coming back home".
"We are solidly behind him and those in his camp because Nigerians need him; the PDP needs him and the nation's democracy also needs him, if it must endure and to redeem the dying Nigerian people".
Punch however reports that there are indications that the PDP would be amending the said sections at the convention to allow returnees contest for any position and to vote or be voted for after a six-month probation period.
On reports that the Chairman of the electoral panel and former governor of Benue State, Mr Gabriel Suswan, had declared support for a candidate, Okowa said: "I am not aware that he has declared support for any particular candidate but even if he has any sentiments for anyone, he will not be in a position at all, on the convention day to do anything that is unjust".
He said the party had "credible information" that some "overzealous elements in the government" were planning to "disrupt" the convention.
Though he said there was nothing to show that President Muhammadu Buhari was part of the plot, he pleaded with him to intervene by calling the unnamed aides to order.
Makarfi assured members and supporters of the party that his focus is to ensure that the convention is credible, transparent and successful.
He said: "I want to draw your attention to an issue that bothers us".
"The governors did not take a decision on that and we have 25 states that are not controlled by the PDP governors; we believe more persons will come into our party and we are ready to receive them", he said. It is a very credible information. They are doing everything possible to make sure that this convention is disrupted.
"This is a credible information and that is why we are appealing to President Buhari to please rein in his aides".
A month ago, they told us to expect earnings of US$1.86 per share while three months ago their EPS consensus estimate was US$1.88. Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) closed the last session at $120.49 and sees an average of 1155630.13 shares trade hands in each session.
Citing NPCI data, Sengupta said that in October-November period, Tez accounted for 70 per cent of transactions on BHIM UPI. Google at its annual event in India, "Google for India" announced that its play store is among the nation's favourite.
Just before their last rites, the family discovered that the baby boy was breathing, the police said. "I was shocked. This case of medical negligence has received significant attention from local politicians.
No evacuation orders were officially in place, however residents should be prepared to get out quickly, Stewart said . The Rye Fire, which prompted a closure of I-5 at the Grapevine, has burned 7,000 and was 5 percent surrounded.
Spirit AeroSystems will also be making a $1-billion capital investment at its Wichita plant over the next five years. The company's CEO Tom Gentile announced the expansion Tuesday morning as well as new $1 billion capital investment.
The New York Times reports that a deal could be announced as early as next week as talks seem to be moving at a fast pace. Fox Sports Ohio and SportsTime Ohio would likely be rebranded as ESPN networks, which Disney also owns.
A separate fire near Hasley Canyon Road and Commerce Center Drive in Castaic broke out just before 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, according to Firefighter Specialist Randall Wright of the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Rothschild Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in Zoetis by 7.4% during the second quarter. (NYSE:ZTS) for 2.30M shares. The company has market cap of $34.49 billion. (ZTS) traded down $0.17 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $70.85.
Minutes after the arrest of Rogerio 157 Wednesday morning, there were reports of gunfire could be heard in the Rocinha. Authorities say da Silva oversaw drug trafficking operations in the Rio slum of Rocinha, one of Brazil's largest.
In a letter to the judge published earlier this week, Schmidt said he felt like he was "misused" by VW in the diesel scandal . He returned to Germany the same month where he was told about the existence of the software.
The only possible negative is the fact that the first game will be against Mexico , the trickiest opponents of the group. Russian President Vladimir Putin opened the draw ceremony at the Kremlin, seven years after landing the hosting rights.
Mi A1 owners can now apply to join Xiaomi's Oreo beta
A standard disclaimer states that this is not a stable ROM, so expect bugs with the ROM and think twice before you apply for it. This requires that you provide them your IMEI number and then download the Xiaomi MIUI Forum application from the Play Store .
Thomas remembers women who lost their lives to violence
Family members and loved ones of the women slain will also be present, along with every Montrealer who wishes to attend. The names of all 14 victims read aloud, each life remembered, each life senselessly taken all those years ago.
Airtel, Intex team up to offer bundled 4G smartphones
To become eligible for cashback , users will have to recharge with Airtel's Rs 169 monthly pack, consecutively for 36 months. Airtel has already launched a slew of smartphones including Karbonn A40 and Celkon Smart 4G under this initiative.
Glg LLC Upped Stake in Gilead Sciences INC (Call) (GILD)
Finally, Frontier Wealth Management LLC raised its holdings in Gilead Sciences by 10.7% in the 2nd quarter. (NASDAQ:GILD). Managed Asset Portfolios Llc sold 56,454 shares as the company's stock declined 10.36% while stock markets rallied.