PDP appoints acting chairman to replace Ayu

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has replaced suspended national chairman Dr. Ayu with an acting chairman.

The new appointee, Ambassador Umar Damagum, was the deputy national chairman (North) of the PDP.

It is said that Damagum will retain the acting capacity until the substantive suit restraining Ayu from filling the role of PDP National Chairman is determined.