Sunday, 12 October 2014
LP CONVENTION ::: Peoples Lawyer , Kayode Ajulo Emerges As National Secretary
The former National Secretary of the Labour Party,
Abdulkadir Salam has been unanimously elected as
the new National Chairman of the party at its 4th
National Convention in Akure, the Ondo state
capital, on Saturday.
Salam replaces Dan Nwanyanwu who stepped
down recently after spending 10 years as National
Chairman of the party
Salam like other members of the executive were
elected through the show of hands at the party’s
A human rights activist, Barr Kayode Ajulo was
also elected as the National Secretary of the party.
Ajulo was the Labour Party Senatorial Candidate
for the FCT senate in 2011, abducted for days and
released after his main rival from PDP was
declared as the winner of the election.
Ajulo is very influential, an adviser to several
political and business leaders, a known confidant of
Chief E. K. Clark, the National leader of the Ijaws
and god father of President Goodluck Jonathan.
He is also a supporter and confidant of Dr.
Olusegun Mimiko, the Governor of Ondo State, who
appointed him as the Board Chairman of Ondo
State Radio-Vision Corporation.
A university professor and Ph. D. in law researcher
at Middlesex University, London, Chairman of
Egalitarian Mission for Africa and a Principal
Partner of Kayode Ajulo & Co. Castle of Law, he is
married with children