Kogi poll: SDP names campaign organisation DG

The candidate of the Social Democratic Party in the November 16 governorship election in Kogi State, Natasha Akpoti, has appointed Dr. Abdullahi Abdul as the director-general of his campaign organisation.

He also appointed Joel Odaudu as the spokesperson/director of media and publicity.

The SDP governorship candidate, in a statement in Abuja on Sunday, said Abdul, a medical doctor, is from Kogi/Kotonkarfe Local Government Area.

The statement explained that the DG was a primary healthcare/public health practitioner and fellow of the International Management Consulting Institute and Management Consultant.

It added that Abdul was the Action Congress candidate for the House of Representatives for the Lokoja/Kotonkarfe Federal Constituency election in 2007.

He said Abdul would announce other appointments into the campaign structure as approved by the SDP candidate.