Senate President and presidential aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Tuesday announced the appointment of Dr. Doyin Okupe as chairman of the Media Council for his campaign Organization.
Okupe, a medical doctor and politician, had served as the National Publicity Secretary of the defunct National Republican Convention (NRC) in the aborted Third Republic.
Okupe also served as Director of Communications of the Presidential campaigns of two former presidents, Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan and later served as senior special assistant on Media and Public Affairs to both Presidents.
Director General, Abubakar Bukola Saraki Campaign Organization, Hon. Mohammed Wakil, in the announcement, said that Okupe will work with other top professionals in the team to effectively communicate the campaign messages of Dr. Saraki to the people of Nigeria and the international community.