The PDP has raked in twenty one point two billion naira for President Jonathan’s re-election in twenty fifteen.
The chairman of the PDP Fund Raising Dinner, Tunde Ayeni donated one billion naira and another one billion naira on behalf of his unnamed friends.
Players in Oil and Gas sector contributed five billion naira while those in the Real Estate donated four billion naira.
Chairman of the fundraiser committee Professor Jerry Gana announced a donation of five billion naira by his friends and associates in the power sector.
The twenty one PDP Governors contributed fifty million naira each, amounting to one-point zero five billion naira.
There were also donations from the private individuals, the food and agriculture, power and the construction sectors.
Professor Gana at the event said that the twenty fifteen elections would be keenly contested.
President Jonathan used the occasion to plead with those who lost out in the party primaries not to defect to other parties.