By Alfred Agudiebube
The Niger Delta Conference of the All Progressives Congress (APC) State Publicity Secretaries, on Tuesday sent congratulatory messages to four of its illustrious members on their new positions in the National Assembly.
On the receiving end of the messages were: the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, the Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor-Kalu, senator Robert Ajayi Boroffice who is the Deputy Majority Leader and Hon. Nkiru Onyejeocha who emerged as the Deputy Majority Leader of the House of Representatives.
In a statement issued and signed by the Coordinator and Secretary of the group, Comrade Benedict Godson and Alex Kalejaye who both doubled as APC Publicity Secretaries in Abia and Ondo State, the group lauded the quad and urged them to use their new positions for the betterment of the entire country.
They thanked President Muhammadu Buhari and assured him of unquenchable support of the APC in Niger Delta States.
They however, urged Mr. President to also ensure that party men and women and not ordinary strangers will be appointed as ministers from the nine Niger Delta States.
Omo-Agege the senator representing Delta Central Senatorial Zone in Delta State, Uzor-Kalu, the senator representing Abia North Senatorial Zone in Abia State, Borroffice of Ondo North in Ondo State and Hon. Onyejeocha, member representing Isiukwuato/Umunneochi Federal Constituency also in Abia State recently got their new positions under APC and are all from Niger Delta States.
The group also thanked the APC National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole who also hails from Edo, another Niger Delta State and the entire party National Leadership for all their efforts towards growing a robust National party with wide acceptance.
They went further to say that the emergence of Omo-Agege, Uzor-Kalu, Borroffice and Onyejeocha coupled with the presence of Oshiomhole and party true-hearted as ministers will strengthen the party more in the region.
FROM THE TOWER OF TRUTH