Official: President Jonathan announces the resignation of PDP chairman, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur.
In a move that has finally put to rest the barrages of speculation, President Jonathan has finally confirmed the resignation of the chairman of the PDP, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur. The confirmation was made today Thursday January 16th during the meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the party which held inside the Presidential Villa.
"He is not guilty of any offence and I am going to give him an assignment that is even tougher than the PDP Chairmanship," The President told members of NEC.
A successor is expected to be announce before the end of the coming week.