The Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Onofiok Luke has been appointed Chairman Central Planning Committee for the forthcoming PDP Youth National Summit.
His appointment which took place on Monday at the People Democratic Party Headquarters, Wadata House in Abuja, when Nigeria’s lead opposition Party PDP, inaugurated a Committee for the forthcoming event.
It is gathered that the event is expected to draw youths from the nooks and crannies of the country ahead of the 2019 elections and to discuss the way forward for the country.
Speaking after the inauguration, Barr Luke, charged members to make their technical abilities available to the party through the committee, pledging to run an open system to ensure the success of the assignment.
Rt. Hon. Onofiok Luke is a former Students’ Union leader and one of the youngest political leaders in the country. He is known to be at the forefront of promoting youth involvement in governance and deployment of 21st century ideas to solve the myriad of challenges that confronts political leaders at all levels.
Other members of the committee are:
Rt Hon Onofiok Luke – Chairman
Dr Oche Joseph Otorkpa – Deputy Chairman
Okai Ewah Edede – Secretary
Umar Babangida Maina – DNYL Member
Aruwa Ismail – Member
Obianuju Kanu Ogoko – Member
Adai Edwin – Member
Somachi Kachuchwu – Member
Hajia Jummai Ahmed – Member