Nigeria, April 8 -- The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has moved to reconcile Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State and an ex-governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose.

The move is to strengthen the party ahead of its South-west Zonal Congress, which was earlier slated for April 10.

Sources within the party also told PREMIUM TIMES that the PDP has postponed the congress until further notice.

"The leadership of the party met and they resolved that the best thing to do is to postpone the congress so that Mr Makinde and Mr Fasoye would be reconciled," a top official of the party in Oyo State told our correspondent on Thursday.

A statement by the national publicity secretary of the party, Kola Ologbodiya...