The dubiously assembled caretaker committee as so-called had been the initiative of a group believed to be anti-MOSOP and dominated by advocates of oil resumption in Ogoni. They include King G.N.K Gininwa, Dr. Peter Medee, King Samuel Nneeh and HRH Taalor Nwidae Tornwe
The so-called caretaker committee members were to include the following persons:
1. Legborsi Pyagbara
2. Bari-ara Kpalap
3. Nabulobari Naaziga Lue
4. Prince Biira
5. Victor Wisdom
6. Keeper Gbaranor
7. Barr Felix Kembe
8. Chief Theophilus Dike
Nsuke, an outspoken critic of Shell won the December 2018 election. Nsuke had also been unwavering on his stance against forceful oil resumption maintaining that oil resumption in Ogoni must be negotiated to avoid further bloodshed and killings by the Nigerian military.
Nsuke won the presidential election of MOSOP last December, defeating his only rival, Lazarus Tamana who at the time was coordinator of MOSOP in Europe.