Africa ’ s richest man , Aliko Dangote , businessman , Femi Otedola , and the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress , Bola Tinubu have been named members of the APC’ s presidential campaign council for the 2019 elections.
President Muhammadu Buhari ’ s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina , revealed the list in a statement issued on Friday via his Facebook page .
It is co – chaired by Buhari and Tinubu , with Vice- President Yemi Osinbajo and Adams Oshiomhole , APC national chairman serving as deputy chairmen.
Dangote, Otedola are serving in the Special Advisory Committee to Buhari , which also includes Vice President , Prof. Yemi Osinbajo , Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu , Senator Ahmed Lawan ( Senate Leader) , Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila ( Leader of the House ), APC Party National Chairman Comrade Adams Oshiomole .
Also on the council are all serving and former governors and members of the national assembly in the party .
The ruling party will kick off its reelection campaign in Uyo , capital of Akwa Ibom state , on Friday.
See the list as released by Adesina :
APC ANNOUNCES MEMBERS OF PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN COUNCIL 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari
CO – CHAIRMAN
Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu
1 . The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo .
2 . The APC National Chairman Comrade Adams Oshiomole
VICE CHAIRMAN NORTH
Senator George Akume
VICE CHAIRMAN SOUTH
Senator Ken Nnamani
His Excellency , Rt . Hon. Rotimi Amaechi
DEPUTY DIRECTOR GENERAL (OPERATIONS )
Senator A . O . Mamora
DEPUTY DIRECTOR GENERAL (COORDINATION )
Arch . Waziri Bulama
1 . Adamu Adamu
2 . Dele Alake
a . North West : Senator Aliyu M . Wamakko
b. North East: Senator Muh ’ d Ali Ndume
c . North Central : Senator Abdullahi Adamu
d. South West : Sola Oke , SAN
e. South East: Sharon Ikeazor
f. South South : Senator Godswill Akpabio
a . Director, Buhari Support Groups – Dr . Mahmoud Mohammed
b. Director, Strategic Communications – Festus Keyamo ,
a . Deputy Director- Abike Dabiri – Erewa
c . Director , Contact & Mobilization – Hadiza Bala Usman
a . Deputy Director South -Victor Eboigre
b. Deputy Director North- Senator Bashir Nalado
d. Director , Election Planning & Monitoring – Babatunde Raji Fashola,
a . Deputy Director I- Baba Kura Abba Jato
b. Deputy Director II- Chief Emani Ayiri
e. Director , Logistics – Dr . Pius Odubu
a . Deputy Director- Senator Umanah Umanah
b. Deputy Director II- Nasiru Danu
f. Director , Policy Research & Strategy – Prof Abdulrahman Oba
a . Deputy Director- Prof. A . K . Usman
g. Director , Youth Mobilization – Hon. Tony Nwoye assisted by the APC Youth Leader Sadiq
a . Deputy Director North- Barrister Ismaeel Ahmed
b. Deputy Director South – Jasper Azuatalam
h . Director , Admin- Onari Brown
a . Deputy Director I- Chris Hassan
b. Deputy Director II- Abubakar Magaji Gasau
i . Director , Women Mobilization – Woman Leader Salamatu Baiwa
a . Deputy Director North – Binta Mu’ azu
b. Deputy Director South – Adejoke Orelope Adefulire
j . Director Security – Gen . A . . Dambazzau
a . Deputy Directors – Brigadier General Gambo and Mr. U . Ukoma
k . Director Legal – Emeka Ngige ,
a . Deputy Director – Prof. Maman Lawan Yusufari
l . Director Field Opertaions – Mallam Nuhu Ribadu
M . Director Finance – Wale Edun
Deputy Director … . Alhaji Adamu Fadan
SPECIAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO MR . PRESIDENT
1 . Vice President , Prof. Yemi Osinbajo .
2 . Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu
3 . Senator Ahmed Lawan (Senate Leader)
4 . Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila ( Leader of the House )
5 . APC Party National Chairman Comrade Adams Oshiomole
6 . Alhaji Aliko Dangote .
7 . Mr. Femi Otedola
1 . Chief Bisi Akande
2 . Chief John Oyegun
3 . Senator Ita Enang
4 . All APC serving Senators
5 . All APC serving and former
6 . All APC Members of the House of
7 . All members of the National Working Committee of the APC
8 . All Zonal Women Leaders
1 . Governors are to serve as State Coordinators in their respective states
2 . Governorship Candidates in non – APC States will serve as State Coordinators in their respective states .