The Peoples Democratic Party PDP in Delta south senatorial district is set to orgainise a mega rally for Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Saturday, June 9.
Addressing a meeting of the party stakeholders at the weekend in Patani, the chairman of PDP in Delta South Senatorial District, Chief Emman Amgbaduba, announced that the rally will hold at the Oleh township stadium, Oleh in Isoko south local government area of the state.
Chief Amgbaduba noted that the sterling performances of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in the last three years informed the party’s decision to organise the mega rally to drum support for Governor Okowa’s re-election in 2019.
“Our governor has performed very well and so he deserves our support for a second term because one good term deserves another.
He announced the setting up of a steering committee for the rally headed by former deputy speaker, Funkekeme Solomon, while former Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan heads the party’s advisory committee in the district.
Deputy governor of Delta state, Burutu Otuaro, in an address thanked party faithful for their outstanding support for the governor noting that Delta South is indeed home of PDP.
State Chairman of the Party, Olorogun Kingsley Esiso at the ocassion urged aspirants of the party to work towards the party’s primaries as the state PDP is prepared to organise a free and fair primaries for all aspirants.
“Concentrate your energies on the primaries, I want to assure the good people of Delta south that the party under our leadership by the grace of God will be fair and just to everybody so aspiration is free, he said.
He added: “In the process of your consultations or campaigns please try as much as possible to be decorous in your use of words. Know that other aspirants also have the right to do their consultations and campaigns, so speak for yourself and convince the delegates to vote for you and avoid talking about others,” he said