Tears, Lamentation As PDP Loses Powerful Chieftain to Road Accident

Tears, Lamentation As PDP Loses Powerful Chieftain to Road Accident

  • A prominent chieftain of the PDP in Delta state, Joe Umuame, has died in a road accident on his way to the party's campaign in the state
  • Umuame died with his driver after his Toyota jeep collided with a tanker around the Ume junction on the Ughelli/Patani road in the state
  • The driver reportedly died immediately while the PDP chieftain was rushed to a nearby hospital after efforts of the medical doctors to revive him claimed futile

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Ughelli, Delta - Joe Umuame, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain in the Ughelli south local government of Delta state has been confirmed dead in a road accident.

The PDP stalwart died with his driver in the early hour of Wednesday, December 21, Independent Nigeria reported.

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Sources disclosed that Umuame's Toyota black jeep had a head-on collision with a tanker after Ume junction on the Ughelli/Patani road while going for a PDP rally in Patani.

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The source revealed that the driver died immediately while Umuame was rushed to a nearby hospital but later died after medical doctors' efforts to revive him failed.

The late PDP chieftain is from Akpere-Olomu community, Olomu Kingdom in Ugheli south local government area of the state.

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He remained a strong member of the PDP in the state until his death. He was a strong supporter of the party's governorship candidate, Francis Orohwedor Oborevwori.

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The PDP in the state is yet to make any official statement concerning the death of the PDP leader in the state.

His sudden death has thrown family, members of his household and many supporters in the state into mourning on Wednesday.

PDP Crisis: Atiku's camp begs IGP to stop hoodlums from turning Rivers to battlefield

Legit.ng earlier reported that the supporters of Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the PDP in Rivers state, have called on IGP Usman Alkali-Baba, to keep an eye on the state.

Abiye Sekibo, the director general of the PDP presidential campaign council made the call following different attacks in the state.

While citing the attack on Rhino Owhokire, the youth leader of the campaign council, Sekibo urged the IG to stop political thugs from turning the state to a battlefield.

Source: Legit.ng

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