Former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)in Bayelsa State, Col.Sam Inokoba is dead.
The 68-year-old former PDP chairman recently defected to the All Progrssives Congress (APC) about two weeks ago.
He died in Lagos on Tuesday night after slumping at a meeting in the house of a former Managing Director of the Niger- Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Timi Alaibe.
The news of his sudden death came as a rude shock to his close associates in Yenagoa, the state capital, on Wednesday morning as it was being discussed in hush tones among members of the APC
Until his death, Col. Inokoba was APC governorship aspirant in Bayelsa,
He procured his nomination form to contest the governorship primaries of the APC. just two days ago.
It will be recalled that a week ago the same late Inokoba was reported to have slumped at an APC stakeholders meeting in Nembe. The report was denied by Inokoba and his political associates.