The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State on Friday affirmed the candidature of Mr. Michael Tidi for the Chairmanship position in the forthcoming Local Government elections in the State.
PDP Returning/Electoral Officer, Mr. Uche Egbuche in Warri South Local Government Area affirmed Tidi’s candidature in a “Voice Vote” during the Party’s primary election today.
Egbuche stated that the affirmation of Michael Tidi is based on the decision of consensus reached by members of the party in Warri South.
He noted that,”Only one person bought form to contest for the Chairmanship position and that person is Michael Tidi.”
“If you are here and it is your wish to affirm that Michael Tidi is your chairmanship candidate say ‘hay.’
“The ‘hays’ have it,” he said.
The PDP Chairman in Warri South Local Government Area, Mr. Johnson Agbeyegbe thanked the PDP Returning/Electoral Officer and promised to support and work towards the success of its affirmed candidate.
PDP Candidate, Mr. Michael Tidi thanked the party for the support and confidence reposed in him just as he assured delegates and people of the area of rebuilding Warri together with the efforts of his principal,Sen.(Dr.)Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa,Delta State Governor.
Tidi Stated that he is prepared to build on the legacies laid by the outgone chairman,Mr. Mofe Matthew Edema by improving on the internally generated revenue as well as embarking on monthly environmental sanitation exercises and improve the general welfare of the people.
Present at the brief ceremony were the outgone Chairman of Warri South Council,Hon. Mofe Matthew Edema, Mr. Ada-Val Areyenka, Hon. Omimi Esquire, Dr. Austin Uroye, former Secretary of Warri South Council, Mr. Emiko Eminokanju and several others.