Hon Enyiada Cookey-Gam And His Deputy Angela Anthony Oju-Kienmie Join Other 22 Rivers LGA Chairmen Elect To Pay Thank You Visit To Rivers State PDP.
Dez Mayorz Report.
The Chairman-Elect of Opobo/Nkoro Local Government Area, Rt Hon Enyiada Cookey-Gam and his Deputy, Angela Anthony Oju-Kienmie on Tuesday joined other chairmen-elect and their deputies across River State on a courtesy visit to the state Chairman of PDP, Amb. Desmond Akawor at the state party secretariat, Aba Road, Port Harcourt.
The incoming council chairmen and their deputies who were all elected on the platform of the PDP, were at the party secretariat to appreciate the State PDP chairman and members of his executive committee for their support and contribution to their victory in the April 17 council election in Rivers State.
They reiterated their gratitude to the PDP for the opportunity given to them to fly the flag of the party in local government area in the just concluded council elections that saw their emergence.
The Rivers State PDP chairman, Amb Desmond Akawor tasked Chairmen-elect to be proactive in delivering dividends of democracy to the people.
He urged them to replicate the developments the Governor of Rivers State, His Excellency, Chief Barr. Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has done in the state, in their domain, adding that it will be a plus to the party, if they can be addressed as Mr Projects in the localities, just like the Governor.
Ambassador Akawor stated that they should make security a priority, so as to stabilise the area and make economic growth viable.
He added that the Chairmen are expected to carry everyone along and build bridges in the party to enhance peaceful cohesion amongst party faithfuls, as the time of electioneering is over, and governance should be all inclusive. Adding that it is their duty to pacify aggrieved members, in order to unify the party, ensuring that they call the leaders for validation, periodically.
Hon Enyiada Cookey-Gam thanked the leadership of the party for the vote of confidence passed on them, by making them flagbearers of the party, adding that they will ensure they deliver on their mandates.
He said that they will do their best not let the party down, in their discharge of duties.
Okoye Chidiebele Stephens,
Dez Mayorz Report.