Ethiope Federal Constituency: European Group Wants Deacon Enoh Akoro to Run

Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba

Stakeholders of Urhobo ethnic nationality in Europe have called on the
chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, in Amsterdam, Netherlands,
Hon. Deacon Enoh Akoro to run for the seat of House of Representatives for
Ethiope Federal Constituency in 2019 general elections to bring his wealth
of experience in transforming the area.

Speaking to recently under the auspices of Committee of Friends in Europe,
Mr. Egor Onosode, said the call is hinged on Hon. Enoh Akoro’s humanitarian
gestures as well as his international exposure which when voted to the
Ethiope Federal constituency, the people will benefit immensely.

According to him, “Akoro is like the golden fish which has no hiding
place, he is perfectly fits for the position we are asking him to run for,
his achievements speaks volume.

Continuing; “This illustrious son of Urhobo, a philanthropist per
excellent, a motivator, a bridge builder, an advocate for equal rights and
all inclusive government, promoter of peace, unity and equity, he is the
best man for the seat of House of Representatives for the Ethiope federal
constituency.” He said.

Another member of the Committee of Friends, Mr Duke Edafe also told the
newsmen that; “We have followed the antecedents of Hon. Akoro and believe
that the time is right for him to vie for elective position. His exemplary
qualities are next to none. Thus, we call on him to run for the exalted
position to represent the good people of Ethiope federal constituency at
the National Assembly.”

He said; “We therefore call on him to run as our sole candidate under the
platform of our great party, PDP. He have paid his dues and left his
footprint on the sand of Urhobo nation and Nigeria as a whole, our request
is a call for him to salvage the situation of inactivity and lack of
dividends of democracy currently evident in our representatives in the
National Assembly.”

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