PC leadership will be 5-person race
Party approves candidates as nominations close
Five candidates will vie for the leadership of the P.E.I. Progressive Conservative Party.
The party made the announcement on its website as nominations came to a close Friday.
The leadership convention will be Feb. 9 at the Eastlink Centre in Charlottetown.
The new leader will replace James Aylward, who is stepping down but said he plans to run as an MLA in the next election.