The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) held its National Convention in Abuja on Saturday, December 9, after which leaders were elected into various positions.
Prince Uche Secondus was in the early hours of this morning declared as the new national chairman of the party, polling a total of 2000 votes to defeat his closest rival, Professor Tunde Adeniran, who scored 230 votes.
Dr. Raymond Dokpesi came third with 66 votes followed by Prof. Taoheed Adedoja who did not score any vote.
The number of invalid votes was put at 55.
Meanwhile, here is full list of winners and their positions:
1 . National Chairman – Prince Uche Secondus
2 . National Deputy Chairman South – Elder Yemi Akinwonmi
3 . National Deputy Chairman North – Sen. Gamawa Babawo Garba
4 . National Secretary – Sen. Ibrahim Tsauri
5 . Deputy National Secretary – Dr . Agbo Emmanuel
6 . National Treasurer – Hon . Aribisala Adewale
7 . Deputy National Treasurer – Alh . Wada Masu
8 . Financial Secretary – Ibrahim Husseini Maibasira
9 . Dep . Fin . Sec. – Hon . Irona Alphonsus
10 . Nat . Org. Sec. – Col (Rtr) Austin Akobundu
11 . Dep . Nat . Org. Sec. – Barr. Hassan Yakubu
12 . Publicity Secretary – Kola Ologbondiyan
13 . Dep . Nat . Pub. Sec. – Hon . Diran Odeyemi
14 . Nat . Legal Adviser – Barr. Emmanuel Enoidem
15 . Dep . Nat . Legal Adviser – Barr. Ahmed Bello Liman
16 . Nat . Auditor – Mal . Adamu Mustapha
17 . Dep . Nat . Auditor – Miss Divine Amina Arong
18 . Nat . Women Leader – Haj. Mariya Waziri
19 . Dep . Nat . Women Leader – Umoru Adizet Hadizat
20 . Nat . Youth Leader – Rt . Hon . Udeh Okoye
21 . Dep . Nat . Youth Leader – Umar Babangida Maina