A group of Ijaw Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, ward leaders and working committee members and women from Burutu, Bomadi and Patani Local Government Areas, Delta State, have declared total support for the 2023 governorship aspiration of former Minister of State for Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi.
The supporters under the platform of Ijaw Political Solidarity Forum, IPSF, led by the Obaseki of Akugbene Mein Kingdom, Chief Yusuf Eregbene, stormed the Oginibo country home of Gbagi in Ughelli South local government area of the state, weekend, to present a charter of their declaration to the aspirant.
Coordinator, Chief Eregbene, secretary, Hon. Awisi Victor, deputy coordinator, Engineer Kemapuador, publicity secretary, Mayor Timi Ogobiri, organizing secretary, Richard Opukeme and provost, Mr Ogun School signed the declaration.
A party leader, Mr Johnbull Febakumor, who spoke at the public declaration said Ijaw people were with Kenneth Gbagi on his governorship ambition.