The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus has appointed former Minister of Aviation and former Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Chief Osita Chidoka, as his Special Adviser on Strategy and External Engagements.
This was disclosed in a Friday statement by the National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan.
According to the statement, the appointment is with immediate effect.
“Chief Chidoka, who is well reputed for his ingenuity and organization skills in public office, is expected to bring to bear his analytical expertise and wealth of experience in political strategy development, coordination and implementation, as the PDP sets for the 2019 general elections,” the statement added.
The 47-year-old Chidoka in 2017 ran for the governorship of Anambra State as a member of United Progressive Party, but was defeated by Willie Obiano of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA).