A front runner for Delta State House of Assembly, Warri South-West Constituency, Comrade Sheriff Mulade, has hailed Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state for the peaceful conduct of Ekiti governorship primaries of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP.
He equally rained praises on the governor for his assurance to aspirants last Friday in Asaba that the party will conduct free and fair primaries in the state, imploring the governor to march his words with action.
Comrade Mulade said that the recent peaceful conduct of the primaries in Ekiti state showed that “Our party has identified the challenges and reorganised to take over the presidential seat and other positions come 2019.”
Comrade Mulade held out that the PDP is waxing stronger because no more imposition of candidates, adding that free and fair primaries will surely give PDP victory at the 2019 general elections.
The Warri South-West House of Assembly hopeful appealed to those aggrieved to come back and work together for the victory of PDP in the Ekiti polls and future elections.
“As a House of Assembly aspirant, I want to commend the governor for assuring aspirants of free, fair primaries in Delta state. This should not just be a political statement, it should be backed up with action.
“Only popular candidates who emerge through free and fair primaries of our great party can deliver our party because we can envisage serious confrontation from rival parties.
“I want to sincerely appeal to fellow aspirants to play politics with dignity, fairness and collaboration for our party to come out victorious at the 2019 general elections and we should shun politics of bitterness, blackmail, hate speeches, thuggery and attack on aspirants,” he said.
Comrade Mulade commended Governor Okowa for his robust leadership qualities in Delta state which he has exhibited for the past years and taken outside the state to other parts of the country and the governor has, again, proven his leadership experience which will take him to second tenure on the saddle as Delta State Governor in 2019
He appealed to Deltans to rally round the governor by supporting him and all PDP aspirants with their massive votes in 2019 general elections.