An Ijaw community leader in Delta state, Comrade Sheriff Mulade, has joined his voice with others to solicit votes for Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state.
Comrade Mulade, who made the call in Warri when the governor visited Burutu for campaign, said “We have no other alternative to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and Barr. Kingsley Otuaro.
” We will give them maximum support for continuity in the government house till 2023 when an Ijaw man will take over as the next governor of our great state”.
Speaking further, he appealed to Governor Okowa to give special attention to oil and gas producing communities in riverine areas and ensure all inclusive development of coastal communities as the hope and source of revenue for the State.
“It is imperative to state and appeal to the Delta state government led by Dr Ifeanyi Okowa to allocate special percentage of about 30 from state budget to develop oil and gas producing riverine communities in the state”.