Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has inaugurated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Council for the Ortom/Abounu Governorship Campaign Organisation.
The ceremony which was part of preparations for the 2019 general elections held on Wednesday at the Benue State Governor’s Lodge in Asokoro, Abuja.
Governor Ortom thanked members of the council for accepting the task and affirmed the resolve of PDP to embark on an issue-based campaign to ensure the victory of the party in the coming elections.
He said he was confident in the personalities on the campaign council, stressing that PDP remained the best option for the people of the state.
The Governor explained that the role of the council would be to oversee the day-to-day activities of the campaign organisation headed by the Director-General.
Senators David Mark and Iyorchia Ayu, as well as former Governor Gabriel Suswam and the Speaker of Benue State House of Assembly, Titus Uba, are some of the members of the 24-man council.