The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Rivers State for the 2023 elections, Siminalayi Fubara, and 31 others across the country have received return certificates from the party’s national leadership.
Fubara was in Abuja to receive his return certificate along with a large delegation of PDP actors in the state, including members of the National Assembly and State House of Assembly, leaders district, local government and state party, local government chairmen and top leaders. across all party spectrums in the state, among others.
Speaking after presenting the certificates to the candidates during a ceremony at the party’s Wadata House secretariat in Abuja yesterday, the National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, Senator Iyorchia Ayu, expressed confidence that the party would take the presidency and most states of the federation in 2023.
Ayu said this while answering questions from reporters soon.
He based his confidence on the fact that Nigerians are disenchanted with the mishandling of the economy and security by the All Progressives Congress (APC) led by President Muhammadu Buhari as well as the performance of governors in controlled states. by the PDP.
Ayu said, “The PDP will win in 2023, we will not just retain our states, we will win more states because our governors have played honorably and Nigerians are disappointed with the poor performance of the current administration.”
Reacting to the confirmation of the candidates, the Chairman of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Rivers State Chapter and South-South Zone, Amb Ihunwo Chijioke congratulated Sim Fubara on the achievement and said it was now time to start. the course of mobilizing the electorate for the 2023 elections.
A statement signed by the President’s Senior Special Assistant (Media and Publicity), Amadi Eze, in Port Harcourt yesterday said: “The President of the Supreme Youth Body, sends his warmest congratulations on the successful collection of the certificate, and wish the gubernatorial candidate well as he embarks on the rigorous political journey that comes with many responsibilities.
“The number one youth leader in the state would like to assure the People’s Democratic Party gubernatorial candidate that the youth of Rivers State are happy with his emergence knowing that he represents the youth constituency, and are ready to step up and vote overwhelmingly for him in the 2023 gubernatorial election.
“The Youth President looks forward to working with Mr. Sim Fubara, to developing a solid strategy that will win him the general elections, to concerting our efforts for the cause of peace and development of our State, in the interest Youth of Rivers State Congratulations!” the statement read.
Also reacting, the Councillor/Chief Whip of Egbeda Ward 11, Emohua Legislative Assembly, Hon. Beauty Chile Omereji congratulated Siminalayi Fubara for successfully receiving the party’s certificate of return as the PDP’s gubernatorial candidate in Rivers State.
Omereji made the claim along with other party followers and supporters at the PDP National Secretariat in Abuja.
She said the PDP family in the state were fully represented in Abuja to show their strong support for the candidate in his efforts to retain power in Rivers State by 2023.
Other Emohua dignitaries included Chief David Chinedu Omereji; President of Emohua PDP, Hon. Uche Minikwu; Rivers State House of Assembly contender, Hon. Justina Emerji; Head of Ward 1 in Ogbakiri, Hon. Jim Morrison; the party secretary and district chief of Ubimini, the Hon. Obinda Wordu; as well as the Hon. Prince Obodo.
From: Nelson Chukwudi