New Chairman Of PDP In Rivers State Appointed As Desmond Akawor Resigns See Reasons
The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic party, PDP, in Rivers State, Amb. Desmond Akawor has resigned from his position following his appointment as Federal Commissioner representing the state at the Revenue Mobilization, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC).
While Chukwuemeka Aaron, DSSRS is to assume office as the State Chairman, PDP Rivers State.
Akawor, in a letter sent to the acting National Chairman of the PDP, Umar Damagum, expressed gratitude to the party for trusting him to steer its affairs in the state from 2020 to 2023.
The letter read in part; “After consultation with my leaders and family, I have accepted this opportunity to serve our country, which I consider as a national service. Consequently, I have resigned my position as the Rivers State Party Chairman of our great party – The PDP, and immediately handed over all duties to the Deputy Party Chairman – Hon. Aaron Chukwuemeka who has commenced action in this stead.”
“I am grateful for the opportunity to have steered the ship of our great Party, The PDP at the State level from 2020 to 2023, and especially grateful for your support and the support of the National body during my
“My family and I are extremely grateful to Mr. President – Bola Ahmed Tinubu GCFR, for his consideration and for finding me worthy to serve in this capacity.”
“I remain committed to the ideals of our Party always and will continue to be available to provide, steer and support for all party affairs whenever I am called upon.”