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The People’s Democratic Party, Taraba state chapter on 12th August 2020 elected Col. Kefas Agbu (Rtd) as the state Chairman of the party at a state convention held at Jolly Nyame stadium Jalingo.

Also, Mr. Inuwa Bakare was elected Deputy Chairman while Mr. Kuriya Tafarki emerged the Secretary.

Delivering his address at the convention, Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku urged the new leadership to work hard in uniting aggrieved members of the party so as to consolidate on the goodwill the party enjoys both in the state and the country at large.

The governor said that the new leadership has a huge task ahead and have an unenviable task of trying to appease aggrieved parties so that we can work together to strengthen the party and take it to an even more enviable status.

“I have confidence in your ability to provide the needed leadership for our great party, following the footsteps of your predecessor Victor Bala Kona. I wish you success”.

On the other hand, Col Agbu Kefas (Rtd) in his inaugural speech said that he would work hard with his team to make sure that the leadership position the party enjoys in the state is sustained and built on.

Agbu called on aggrieved members of the party to put the interest of the party ahead of personal interests and join him to build the party.