The member representing Ughelli South constituency in the state House of Assembly, Mr Reuben Izeze, ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primaries has assured his constituent of undivided support .
The lawmaker in his good will message to his people on Saturday in Asaba, said,” you should not feel abandoned for I stand firmly with you in hope.
:” I am sure you are all aware of the last official release from the office of the National Organising Secretary of our great Party.
”Which relying upon the provisions of section 84(8) of the Electoral Act 2022 (as amended) excluded elected/statutory delegates from participating in the forthcoming House of Assembly primaries/congresses across the nation.
”Nevertheless, while we are hopeful that President Muhammadu Buhari will return timeously and assent to the amended Electoral Act before him.
”I wish to assure all of our people affected by this anomaly that I stand in solidarity with you.
” And I wish to assure you all that you are still very important critical stakeholders in the determination of who represents Ughelli-South Constituency in the State House of Assembly come 2023.
”You should not feel abandoned for I stand firmly with you in the hope that Mr President will return timeously to do the needful.
”However, should Mr President fail to return timeously and do the right thing, you all should be assured that you will continue to be treated with the importance that befits your status as elected/statutory party officials.”