By ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
The Social Democratic Party (SDP’s) Delta South Senatorial Candidate, Irone Rita Begho on Friday called on women to vote and ensure her victory in the forthcoming general elections to increase the number of women in politics and leadership positions in the country.
Begho who is the only woman contesting the Senatorial Seat with Sen. James Manager and Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan said, “I am the most credible candidate.”
The legal practitioner also begged the men and youths to support her senatorial ambition.
Begho made the call during her consultation visit to Itsekiri Elders and leaders in Ubeji Community, Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State.
“The electorates should vote for credible candidates. Women, men youths should vote for me.
” They should not sell their votes and there should be no votes buying.”
Begho who was accompanied by some Itsekiri women and youths said she embarked on the sensitization visit to sensitize the people of their rights and who to vote for ahead of the 2019 elections.
According to Begho, “I am making inroads to meet with Ijaw, Isoko and Urhibo elders and leaders in the Senatorial District. “