Ahead of the 2023 gubernatorial election in the Delta State, the leadership and members of a formidable political pressure group under the aegis of Delta Great Movement (DGM), has called on the immediate past Commissioner for Works, Chief James Augoye to indicate interest in the 2023 Governorship.
The group asserted that experience cannot be substituted and the right man who have the political will and enablement to consolidate and advance on Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s massive developmental strides and Political legacy across the 25 local government areas of Delta State is Hon. Chief Delta Great Movement (DGM), State Coordinator, Chief Mathew Kwode, made the call at the group’s inaugural meeting held recently at Wetland Hotel in Ughelli, saying that James Augoye is a quintessential and unassuming personality with huge traits of excellent performance and unbeatable track records in public service and party politics.
Kwode noted that James Augoye is a replica of His Excellency Senator Ifeanyi Okowa as governance was all about Continuity, sustainability, consolidation and advancement.
The DGM State Coordinator while thanking the leadership of Delta State People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for maintaining and sustaining the power rotation arrangement which has enhanced peaceful coexistence among the three senatorial districts of Delta State, explained that Augoye who is an astute, detribalised and experienced politician from Delta Central Senatorial district will perform well and consolidate on Okowa’s unique administration.
He then used the medium to appeal to Deltans across the 25 local government areas of the State to support Augoye 2023 Governorship for the overall growth and development of our dear Delta.
The meeting which was attended by representatives from the 25 local government areas of the state, saw attendees pouring ecomium on the personality of James Augoye, as they urged all other aspirants to put the interest of the State first before personal interest and support James Augoye come 2023.
The group while commending Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for bringing to bear his wealth of knowledge and experience in the management of the affairs of Delta State since 2015 till date and still counting which have brought about massive growth and development to the Delta State, prayed for a stronger Delta State.
Present at the event include: Chief Jonathan Orogun from Patani LGA, Chief Andrew Oyovwirayen from Udu LGA, Dr. Godfrey Enita former Chairman Sapele Local Government Council, Hon. Austin Obia youth leader Ika South Local Government Area, amongst others.