With Okowa, PDP will Have Hitch-free Convention, Says Ochonogor

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The Senior Political Adviser to the Delta State Governor,  Chief Festus Ochonogor, has said that the emergence of the State Governor,  Senator Ifeanyi Okowa as the second time Chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) Convention Committee, as testimonial to the Governor’s leadership and administrative qualities which he opined has attained national recognition.
Ochonogor who stated this yesterday while speaking with journalists in Asaba,  the Delta State capital, said that the state and indeed, the national membership of the party have no doubt that, given the political, administrative and leadership qualities of Senator Okowa,  PDP will have a hitch-free convention.
The Governor’s aide, while saying that the task before the Convention Committee Chairman was enormous, tasking and sensitive,  however stressed that the leadership of the party made a wise choice by nominating Okowa to head the committee just as he enjoined Nigerians,  particularly the party faithful to continue to pray for the chairman and his team.
He said,  “We (PDP faithful) expect a more people-oriented convention and, this is critical to us because, it will,  help to strengthen democracy. The Party, PDP is for the people and every step taken, will reflect that fact. It is going to be people driven.
“The choice of Senator Ifeanyi Okowa,  the Governor of Delta State as Chairman of the Convention Committee was actually based on his experience and good political track records. This is the second time he is being appointed.  Few months ago, we had the non-elective convention and he was the chairman.  During that convention, he did excellently well.by bringing in innovations into the entire system.
“Now,  precisely Saturday, December 9, this year, we will be going for the elective convention and he, Senator Okowa has been nominated as the chairman. We do not have any doubt as to his capacity to deliver because, he has the experience and the reach as well,  as the organisational strength to pull the human resources together to achieve a hitch-free

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