The National chairman of People Democratic Party, Bamaga Tukur has inaugurated the caretaker committee that will see to the administrative and operations of the party structure in Kwara state.
Speaking during the inauguration ceremony at the Party’s secretariat in Abuja, Tukur charged the members of the caretaker committee to reposition the Party in Kwara state ahead of 2015 general elections.
“The caretaker committee was put in place to manage the affairs of the party in Kwara state and enhance the party’s fortune in the forthcoming general elections”.
Inauguration of PDP caretaker committee became necessary in Kwara state following the defection of the state governor Abdulfatah Ahmed and other leaders from PDP to APC which led to the collapsed to PDP structure in the state.
Reacting to the defection of some party members in Sokoto state, where 27 members of the Sokoto State House Assembly decamped from the PDP to APC, Bamaga Tukur said more other parties faithful would soon cross to the ruling PDP in large number.
The chairman of the newly kwara state 14 members caretaker committee, Solomon Edoja while speaking on behalf of other members said they would works around the clock to restore the supremacy of the party in the state.
Meanwhile the inauguration of Sokoto caretaker committee has been put on hold for a reason yet to be made known as at press time.