Jude Owuamanam, Jos
Former Minister of Sports and Youth Development Mr. Damishi Sango, has been elected the new Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Plateau state.
Sango emerged after a keenly contested state congress, which stretched into the early hours of Wednesday.
He defeated three other contestants with 758 votes. A former member of the House of representatives, Mr. Bitrus Kaze scored 222 votes, while Mr. Philips Aduku got no votes.