BY FESTUS AHON
CHIEF Ovie Omo-Agege, the Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, Governorship candidate for Delta State in the 2011
Governorship election, has nominated Rear Admiral John Kpokpogri (rtd) as his running mate.
Omo-Agege in a statement, said Chief Kpokpogri was picked after due consultation with relevant stakeholders. The
statement by Dr Richard Tosanwumi, spokesman of the Omo-Agege political family said, “Kpokpogri is an avowed
crusader against injustice and became an active politician in Delta State after his retirement and found a
soul-mate in Omo-Agege at the beginning of the 2011 governorship race in Delta State.
“A new dimension has been opened in the politics of Delta State that will ensure improved quality of life for
Deltans attested to by the enthusiastic way Kpokpogri’s nomination by Omo-Agege has been received by members of the
ACN and Deltans in general both at home and in the Diaspora,” he added.