31 August 2020 by Josiah Buzun
Chris Hassan has emerged Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party in Plateau State at a State Congress of the party held in Jos.
Announcing the result, Chairman of the State Congress Election Committee Rtd Major General Amnon Kalayi Kwasbebe said Hassan pulled 1,649 votes to defeat 3 other candidates.
Hassan was Vice Chairman Plateau North of the Party and one time Commissioner for works in the State.
Over 1,600 delegates across the State participated in the Congress, while over 20 candidates boycotted the exercise citing irregularities in the process.
Meanwhile former Governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang has congratulated the new EXCO of the Party.
In a statement by his media aid Clinton Garba, Jang applauded the National Working Committee and the Electoral Committee for the successful conduct of the exercise.