By Eguono Simeon Balogun
The most committed aspirant for the Uvwie constituency’s race into the Delta State House Assembly in 2019, Chief Francis Omochovwen Arhiyor has described today’s endorsement of the Delta State Governor, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa for second term in 2019 by the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) Delta Mandate as a bold step in the right direction.
Speaking at the mega rally of the Delta South Chapter of Delta Mandate for Okowa’s reelection held in Atuwatse Model Secondary School, Esisi Road, Warri, Chief Arhiyor commended the group’s timely endorsement of the hardworking Governor who was recently awarded the Daily Independent Man of the Year.
The PDP Delta Mandate’s motion of endorsement for the SMART Gov Okowa’s reelection in 2019 was moved by Rt Hon Funkekeme Solomon and it was seconded by Olorogun Barr Arthur Akpowowo.
Chief Arhiyor who is the National Youth Leader, Delta Mandate, called on other pressure groups to follow suit.
The rally was attended by Rt Hon Funkekeme Solomon, Chief lady Mrs Tom Amioku, Hon. Idisi, Chief Francis Arhiyor, Olorogun (Barr) Arthur Akpowowo, Chief Lawrence, Hon. Mayuku, amongst others.