2015 Campaign Team: Jonathan Appoints Fani-Kayode, Jerry Gana, Peter Obi, Others Directors
President Goodluck Jonathan will inaugurate his campaign team on Monday in Abuja, ahead the February 14 election according to a statement issued Thursday by Professor Rufai Alkasi the Political adviser to the President.
Alkali said the inauguration will take place at the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential campaign office at Legacy House, in Maitama Abuja by 2p.m. where the Chairman of the Board of trustees of the PDP, Tony Anenih has been appointed the national campaign adviser, and former National Chairman of the PDP, Ahmadu Ali, to serve as the Director-General of the campaign organisation.
Alkasi added that a former minister, Tunde Adeniran, will serve as the deputy director general of the campaigns’ head office, while the duo of Special Duties Minister, Kabiru Turaki and ex Anambra governor, Peter Obi, will serve as Deputy Directors-General for north and south respectively.
A former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, is the Director of Media and Publicity, while former Information Minister, Jerry Gana, heads the campaign’s contact and mobilization unit.
Other members of the campaign team include former minister of information, Aliyu Umar, who will head the directorate of administration and logistics, while ex-Minister and Senator, Nenadi usman, will head the finance directorate.
Former Senator Nimi Amange will head the directorate of Planning, Research and Statistics, the directorate of security and intelligence will be headed by Emmanuel Imohe, and Youth Mobilisation by PDP’s National Youth leader, Abdullahi Maibasira.
Nick Eze will head the directorate of Civil Society and Support groups, while Becky Igwe will head that of Women mobilization.