Factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has appointed erstwhile PDP Vice Chairman (South-South), Dr. Cairo Ojougboh as the acting Deputy National Chairman.
Sheriff and the faction’s National Secretary, Prof. Wale Oladipo, jointly signed the appointment letter of Ojougboh, who was one of the party’s mainstream national officials that were removed at the party’s May 21 national convention in Port Harcourt.
The letter reads, “Please, be informed that the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party in a meeting held on the 28th of June 2016, and having received nomination from the Concerned PDP stakeholders (Abuja Convention Group) and major stakeholders in the South-south has appointed you as the Acting Deputy National Chairman of the party pending the conduct of election to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of the erstwhile Deputy National Chairman. This appointment takes immediate effect.”
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Source:: Nigerian Pilot