Port Harcourt—The Labour Party (LP) has appointed Nollywood Actress, Hilda Dokubo as the chairperson of its three-man steering committee in Rivers state.
Barrister Julius Abure, national chairman of the LP, announced the appointment in a statement on Thursday.
The statement had Philip Loveday as secretary and Gogo Wellington as publicity secretary of the new committee.
This appointment came after the Dienye Pepple led executive of the Labour Party in Rivers state got dissolved earlier in the week following allegations of anti-party activities.
The former LP chairman, Mr. Dienye Pepple had given a press release declaring support for Mr. Siminalaye Fubara, the PDP governorship candidate in Rivers state. In reaction, the national body of the party had dissolved his executive council.
The letter stipulated that the committee would serve for a period of one month.