Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma, has been appointed as the leader of the South East caucus for the forthcoming national convention of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC).
The Chairman National Caretaker/Extraordinary Conversation Planning Committee of the party and Yobe State Governor, Alhaji Mai Mala Buni, made this known In a letter to the governor on Saturday.
The letter said part of his responsibilities “Is to mobilise other leaders in the zone to ensure a hitch-free membership registration exercise, congresses, and national convention.
“Uzodinma will also oversee the reconciliation of disputing and aggrieved members in the zone.
“I write to mandate Your Excellency to lead the South east caucus, stakeholders and other opinion leaders towards achieving the objectives”, the letter read.
Naija News reports that prior to the appointment of Uzodinma to this role, the governor had spearheaded the reconciliation of APC members both in the state and the entire Southeast.
Apart from providing a platform for leaders of the zone to exchange ideas on how to expand the influence of the party in Igboland, Uzodinma has hosted them from time to time.