Ex-Bayelsa PDP Chairman, Inokoba Dies Few Weeks After Defecting To APC

Sam-InokobaThe immediate past Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State, Col. Sam Inokoba (rtd), is dead.

He was aged 68.

Inokoba, who recently decamped to the All Progressives Congress in a colorful ceremony in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, reportedly died in Lagos Wednesday morning.

Prior to his demise, Inokoba, who led the Bayelsa PDP for three years, was said to have obtained the nomination and expression of interest forms to contest the APC governorship primary in the state.

His remains have since been deposited at the Military Cantonment Hospital’s morgue in Ikeja, Lagos.