By Gabriel Olawale
EFFURUN—CHIEFTAIN of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta State, Mr. Edafe Emakpor has declared his intention to contest the State House of Assembly seat for the Uvwie Constituency.
Emakpor, who made the declaration at the Uvwie Ward, 1, Effurun, promised to bring the needed change to the constituency, saying his decision to go into politics was not to play games but to make the people of the constituency happy.
Saying that Uvwie constituency was in dire need of true leadership that would address the developmental needs of the people, he advised the people not to repeat the mistake of voting for the PDP so as not to mortgage their future While lamenting the deplorable state of roads in the constituency.
Emakpor maintained that his decision to vie for the position was borne out of his burning desire to take Uvwie to the promise land.
On his part, APC Chairman in Uvwie Local Government Area, Comrade Johnson Ohwo said, Uvwie deserved a true representative and not a fraud as witnessed in the past.