The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)  has began the screening of members who have indicated interest to contest the November 18 governorship election in Anambra State

The aspirants are Dr Ifeanyi Ubah, Chairman of Capital Oil; Sen. Stella Oduah, former Minister of Aviation; Oseloka Obaze, former Secretary of Anambra State; Dr Alex Obiogolu, John Emeka, Akolisa Ufodike and Lynda Ikpeazu.

Addressing the aspirants at the party’s National Secretariat, Chairman of the Screening Committee, Adamu Waziri, pledged that the committee would do a thorough and fair job.

Waziri is confident that the party would present a candidate with capacity to win the election.

He urged the aspirants to display the spirit of sportsmanship in the overall interest of the party, saying the PDP has everything to lose if another party wins the election.

He said the party decided to waive the fees for women aspirants to encourage them to take active interest in partisan politics.

The party has scheduled its primary election for the Anambra poll on August 19.