Iyiochia Ayu has been sworn in as the new Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party.
The politician promised return the party to power in 2023.
Ayu made the promise in his acceptance speech after he was sworn in Abuja, on Friday.
He said, “Our task at this auspicious moment is to return the party to the people. But to do that, the party needs to be reinvigorated, reinvented and repositioned. We are not unmindful of our missed steps and actions in the past, but we have learnt our lessons, both in government and in opposition.
Today, we stand tall, and with a firm resolve to rebuild our great party and rescue our nation. “
The new PDP national chairman also promised to implement policies and programmes that would return the party back to power come 2023.