The Delta State People Democratic Party (PDP) congress, on Monday, produced 27 executive members with a Special Adviser to the governor on Library, Barr. Kingsley Esiso, emerged as the chairman of the party.
Announcing the result in Asaba, the Chairman, Electoral Committee, Dam Uzor Nwandu, declared the 27 members of the newly- executives of the party returned unopposed
“Having fulfilled the rules and regulations of the Peoples Democratic Party, I hereby present the 27 members of 2016 executive, Delta state chapter of the party”, she said.
Addressing the party members, Esiso expressed gratitude for finding him worthy in the position of chairmanship.
“Today marks the beginning of a new dawn in Delta State. PDP belongs to the people and we shall return the party to the people, who are its original owners,” he promised.
He said that he believed strongly in zoning formula, stressing that the executive of the party would ensure that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa would be returned, come 2019 election.
In a remark, the governor Ifeanyi Okowa thank that leaders of the party for a successful congress, saying that it had not been easy, because Delta is a difficult state to handle.