Member Representing Burutu North, Delta State House of Assembly, Hon. Asupa Peter Forteta who is the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the constituency come 2023, popularly known as the political octopus in Delta State has congratulated His Excellency, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor of Delta State on his emergence as PDP vice presidential candidate to Atiku Abubakar ahead of the 2023 general elections.
Hon. Asupa Peter Forteta, House Committee Chairman on security, Delta State issued the congratulatory message to newsmen in Asaba, the capital of Delta State yesterday while celebrating the emergence of Okowa as the running mate to Atiku, a copy of which was sent to The Liberator Newspapers Worldwide.
However, Asupa also known as the bulldozer had in the statement noted that the choice of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa as the running mate to Atiku is one of the best decision ever made by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in recent times.
Speaking further, Asupa asserted that with the choice of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa as the running mate to Atiku, stated that 2023 will be so interesting, adding that the entire South-East and South South is already for PDP come 2023.
Asupa continued that Deltans should see Okowa’s emergence as their personal project, stressing that this is the first time that a Deltan is becoming a vice presidential candidate of the PDP, adding that the duo of Atiku and Okowa have the democratic and political credentials to transform Nigeria to the envy of all.
Meanwhile, Asupa had maintained that with the level with which Okowa has transformed Delta State to the way it is, there is no doubt that with Okowa as vice president by the grace of God come 2023, Delta State stand to benefit a lot.