*As Pondi gets rowdy welcome, muster supports for Atiku, Okowa, Manager, Asupa*
*Says better days are coming*
*Let your blessings flow endlessly like the water in the sea, prophet Okibou prays for Pondi*
In what appears to be a new dimension to the politics of Nigeria, the ward 11 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP campaign train in Burutu Local Government Area, Delta State has commenced its unit to unit campaign in a bid to reach out to everyone in the ward.
The campaign train which will continue today in Ogulagha Kingdom, had yesterday visited Ofougbene, Kandanghan, Agedizion, Okibou and Odimodi communities within the creeks of Burutu Local Government Area to spread the gospel of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP ahead of the 2019 general elections.
Hon. Julius Pondi, member representing Burutu federal constituency, house of representatives, Abuja cum candidate of the party for same position had lauded the various communities leaderships for the rowdy welcome, stressing that he is amazed by the show of love shown to him by the PDP faithfuls.
Pondi, who led the team had particularly pleaded with the people of ward 11 to vote for only candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, adding that the party remains the only remedy in ending the allege many woes of Nigeria at the federal level.
For Okowa, the federal lawmaker had described the governor of Delta State and his deputy, Barr. Kingsley Burutu Otuaro as golden pair designed to change the face of Delta state for good.
While hammering on the gains and achievements of the Okowa led administration of Delta State, Pondi had hinted the people that the entire riverine communities in Delta State is wearing a new and better look with legacy projects that will stand the test of time.
He had also noted that the Okowa administration had brought about so many political appointments of Burutu Local Government sons and daughters into his government.
However, the visionary lawmaker had assured his people that better days are coming, insisting that a bill for the protection of shorelines across the entire Niger Delta region has been initiated by him is already on the floor of the house receiving positive attention.
According to him, the bill when passed into law will allay the fears of Niger Deltans as his immediate ward 11 will not be left out, noting that communities suffering from such menace will be adequately taken care of by the bill when passed into law.
Meanwhile, the founder of Okibou community, prophet Okibou had prayed for the national lawmaker to continue to succeed in his political outings, stressing that the blessings of Pondi shall flow endlessly like the water in the sea.
While at Okibou community, there was an intriguing cultural display by a highly talented cultural troupe of Labopere that entertained Pondi, his supporters and the ward 11 PDP family that were present.
On his part, Apst. (Dr) Godspower Tomone, ward 11 PDP campaign chairman had assured the people that a more robust representation marked with unprecedented development awaits the people after PDP must have won in all the elections.
He had presented the PDP candidates as follows: Atiku/Obi for presidency; Okowa/Otuaro for governor; Sen. James Manager for senate, Delta South; Rt. Hon. Julius Pondi for Burutu Federal Constituency, House of representatives, Abuja; Hon. Asupa Forteta, for Burutu North, Delta State House of Assembly.
Personalities present during the campaign include Chief MacDonald Anoruse; Amb. Shedrack Agediga, Special Assistant to the governor of Delta State on conflict resolution; Chief Combolous Ikisa, vice chairman Burutu Local Government Area, Delta State; Mr. Pascal Ekemieyefa, PDP chairman ward 11; Amb. (Chief) Francis Boumiebi, Senior Special Assistant to the governor on community development; Engr. Kingsley Forcados, Special Assistant to the governor of Delta State on project monitoring and community development; Hon. Joshua Evene, councillor representing Iduwini ward; Hon. Gbabojor Guwor, councillor representing Ogulagha ward; Hon. Benard Okoh; Engr. Felix Braboke; Comr. Akin Benikuruku; Comr. Solomon Gbegha, secretary ward 11, PDP campaign team; Comr. Matthew Ibori, vice chairman PDP ward 11; Comr. Teddy Benikuruku, youth leader PDP ward 11; Mr. Gabis Kpuke; Comr. John Bebeapere; Comr. Amu Itoto; Comr. Victor Isereke with the host of very many others too numerous to mention.