By ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
The battle for the soul of the Delta South Senatorial District gets tough and interesting as the Senator representing the people of Delta South Senatorial District, Sen. James Manager on Saturday declared his intentions to recontest the Delta South Senatorial Seat, AUTHENTIC News Daily reports .
Sen. Manager who is presently serving his fourth term in the National Assembly made the declaration at the mega rally organized by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Delta South in honor of Delta State Governor, Sen. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa and his Deputy, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro.
In a remark, Sen. James Manager said,”I have consulted with the elders in the party, I have consulted with my boss, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, I have also consulted with Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan my other boss. The time for rumour is over. I, Sen. James Manager do hereby declare that I will re-contest for the senatorial seat.”
Sen. Manager also joined the people of Delta South to endorse Governor Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa stressing that 2019 is a work over.
In a swift reaction, the immediate past Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan stated that the people of Delta South Senatorial District will decide who represents them at the appropriate time just as he assured Governor Okowa of the votes of the people.
“Be rest assured of our supports” he said.
The member representing the people of Warri North in the Delta State House of Assembly, Hon. Michael Diden A.k.a, Ejele and Barr.(Mrs.) Olivia Agbajoh also declared intentions to contest the senatorial seat.
Diden who is battle ready especially with his grassroots supports on his part said, “I have consulted God Almighty a Rev,. I have consulted every leader of the party of the State. I am contesting for the senatorial position of Delta South.
Olivia Agbajoh said,” I have consulted heaven and am contesting for the Senatorial Seat. Support me please.”
Meanwhile, the People of Warri South Senatorial District led by former Minister of Police Affairs, Alaowei Broderick Bozimo, former Minister of Defense, Chief Rolland Oritsejafor, Chief Emmanuel Okumagba, Chief Solomon Ogba and the PDP Chairman, Delta South, Emma Ambadugba have endorsed Governor Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa for a second term in Office because of his rapid development of the State.