Daily Trust

2019 Presidential election: Saraki appoints Doyin Okupe chairman of campaign media team

The Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has appointed Dr. Doyin Okupe as chairman of the Media Council for his campaign Organisation.

Saraki is a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).


Okupe 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, Director of Communications of the Presidential campaigns of two former presidents, Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan.

Okupe later served as senior special assistant on Media and Public Affairs to both Presidents.