Asiforo Okere Emerges Abia State PDP Chairman

A former speaker of Abia state House of Assembly ,Rt Honourable Alwell Asiforo Okere has emerged the new chairman of Abia state PDP .

Okere ,emerged unopposed even
Even though that the delegates have to cast their votes to affirm his choice as a consensus candidate.

The Abia state Governor , Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has congratulated the newly elected PDP State Executive and Working Committee on their emergence

According to the Governor , despite winning elections in the past, the tasks of winning elections cannot be taken for granted and therefore charged the new executive to ensure that the party grows from strength to strength

The Governor who made this known at the end of the State PDP congress held at Umuahia Township stadium ,tasked the new executives to start work immediately, traversing every nook and cranny of the State while reminding the party faithfuls of the need to cooperate with the new party leadership in the State.


According to the Governor, ” PDP seems to be the only hope of the people and I call on aggrieved members of the party to seek redress within the available channels in the party”

Announcing the results, the Chairman of the Electoral Committee, Rt . Hon. Kenneth Okon thanked the Governor for his patience and appreciated the delegates for conducting themselves accordingly.

According to him, ” Rt Hon.Alwell Asiforo Okere polled a total of 2105 votes to emerge as the chairman, while his deputy Hon. Obinna Nwachukwu polled a total of 2051 votes to emerge”

In his response while interacting with Newsmen , the new chairman said ,” Tomorrow is greater than today ,those that did not emerge today should be patient .All of us are winners ,the only loser is the person that will leave the party. PDP is a very big umbrella and for those that have left the party for one feeling of injustice or the other, this is a brand new umbrella given to me ,let them come back .We are going to do justice ,we are going to be fair to all manner of people. We are going to put God first in our administration. This is the right time for every body to come back ,so that we build a stronger party ” he said

Other State officers that emerged were;
Zonal Chairman, North: Chief Amah Abraham

Zonal Chairman, Central: Hon. Chukwu Ezebuiro

Zonal Chairman, South: Chief David Chigbu

State Secretary: Barr. David Iro

Assistant Secretary, North:Ndubuisi Ukaegbu

Asst. Scretary, Central: Prince Obinna Okey

Asst. Secretary, South: Rich Nwagbara

State Treasurer: Prince Ben Okezie

Asst. Treasurer North: Chief Isaac Elekwa

Asst. Treasurer, Central: Obioha Nwosu

Asst. Treasurer, South: Chukwudi Dike

State Financial Secretary: Chinyere Onuoha

Assistant Financial Sec: Chief Emmanuel Awa

State Legal Adviser: Barr. Dan Nkaru

State Assistant Legal Adviser: Barr. (Mrs.) Ngozi Nwangwa

State Publicity Secretary: Chief Fabian Nwankwo

Assistant State Publicity: Godfrey Ogbonna

State Auditor: Hon. Gabriel Okereke Elendu

Assistant State Auditor: Prince Arthur Ajuzieogu

State Organising Secretary: Chief Victor Ebere

Asst. Organising Secretary, North: Ndubuisi Onugo

Asst. Organising Secretary, Central: Barr. Obinna Nwaogwugwu

Asst. Organising Secretary, South: Barr. Eze Onwunma

State Woman Leader: Lolo Christy Emenike

Asst. Woman Leader, North: Mrs Nwaoma Mgbeoye

Asst. Central: Mrs. Gloria Agumuo

Asst. South: Mrs. Ogbonna Best

State Youth Leader: Chief Patrick Onwuka

Asst.Youth Leader, North: Hon. Mba Akuma

Asst.Youth Leader, Central: Okpokpo Christopher

Asst. Youth Leader, South: Okechukwu Chinedu

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