2019: Saraki heads Atiku’s presidential campaign team as Tambuwal, Wike, others coordinate zones

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The National Working Committee, NWC, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has appointed a Director-General and Zonal Coordinators for the party’s 2019 Presidential campaign.

A statement issued by PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Tuesday in Abuja, listed the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki as the Director-General of the campaign.

Ologbondiyan gave the names of the zonal Coordinators as: Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, for the North-West; Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State, for the North-East; and Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue, for North-Central.

The party also appointed Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers as Zonal Coordinator,South-South; former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, for the South-West; and Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi as the Zonal Coordinator,South-East.

Others are: former Minister of Special Duties, Tanimu Turaki, as the Chairman, Legal Matters; Gov. Emmanuel Udom of Akwa-Ibom as the Chairman, Fund Raising Committee.

Mr Ologbondiyan added that the NWC would make further announcement on the composition and structure
of the PDP Presidential campaign, in due course.

NAN