Ahead of today’s national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, stakeholders of the party that had not publicly identified with the PDP in recent past attended a party meeting in Abuja on Friday.

The National Convention holds today at the Eagles Square in Abuja.

The venue, which is currently welcoming guest, has been decorated in the colours of the party while the kick-off is awaited.

Meanwhile, the Governor of Sokoto State and chairman of the PDP Governors’ Forum, Aminu Tambuwal, has said that the party is hoping to achieve consensus in all the contested positions at the convention.

The positions the party is yet to have consensus candidates for are deputy national chairman (south), national youth leader and national auditor.