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SDF: Fru Ndi officially bows out from Presidential race

The Chairman of the Social Democratic Front, Ni John Fru Ndi, has officially pulled out of the race to be…

The Chairman of the Social Democratic Front, Ni John Fru Ndi, has officially pulled out of the race to be the party’s candidate at the next Presidential election, sources have told JDC.

The Chairman made his intention not to stand last weekend during a meeting of the National Executive Committee held in Bamenda.

Though the resolution of the NEC are yet to be made public, a member of the executive confirmed to JDC the Chairman confirmed he will not be in the running.

According to the source, three candidacies were finally retained, namely; Joshua Osih, Joseph Mbah Ndam and Nchinda Forbin. However, the source added that Honourable Mbah Ndam might pull out of the race leave a head-to-head between Joshua Osih and Forbin Nchinda.

Thus between the 22-24 of February, the ,SDF will hold an ordinary congress to elect new members of the National Executive Committee while an extraordinary congress will be held to designated the party’s candidate for the Presidential election.

In addition, a committee was set up last weekend to analyse and make proposals for the party’s participation at the upcoming Senatorial elections.

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