By Etop Ekanem
Acting Governor of Delta State, Deacon Kingsley Otuaro, has said Governor Ifeanyi Okowa will not deprive any part of Delta State from the spread of development projects, stressing that the present economic recession will not derail the “prosperity for all” agenda.
Otuaro spoke in Oleh, Isoko South council area during a stakeholders meeting of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of Delta South Senatorial District where a vote of confidence was passed on Governor Okowa and his deputy, Otuaro, in running affairs of the state.
According to the Chairman of Delta South senatorial district of the PDP, Prince Emmanuel Amgbaduba,the meeting was convened to unite aggrieved members over the last congresses to enable the party move on in strength and deliver on its promises.
Otuaro’s assurance of development to all parts is coming against grumblings in few quarters that their areas were left out in Governor Okowa’s remarkable performance in the past one year in office.
The acting governor, who sued for patience, told newsmen that having regard for Okowa’s commitment of the administration to the guidance of God, he had confidence that prosperity will spread to all corners of the state.
In the confidence vote by Hon. Solomon Funkekeme, former Deputy Speaker of the state’s House of Assembly, seconded by Mr. Solomon Areyinka, and unanimously adopted, the PDP stalwarts lauded Okowa and his deputy, Otuaro, for managing scarce resources in a recession to a harvest of projects in just one year.
Party stalwarts, who attended the meeting include Comrade Macaulay Ovuozuorie, Denghan Macauley, Wing Commander Peter Biakpara (retd), Emmanuel Egbabor,
Ithiako Ikpokpo, among others.