Uduaghan Leads Delta PDP To Pledge Loyalty, Support To Muazu, Jonathan's Presidency
BEVERLY HILLS, February 05, (THEWILL) - Dr.
Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State Wednesday led the elders and leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the State to pledge their loyalty and support to the national leadership of the party and the presidency of Goodluck Jonathan.
The Governor, who was accompanied to the PDP national secretariat in Abuja by a array of leaders and elders from the state including elder statesman and former Federal Commissioner, Chief Edwin K Clark, affirmed the unity and strength of PDP in the state.
According to him, all the issues and challenges confronting the state chapter of PDP have been resolved amicably, and that the state was prepared to deploy its strategy for the use of the national secretariat of the party to address the challenges facing it.
'There is no where PDP is more united in the country than Delta State.
We are here Mr.
Chairman to let you know that PDP is on ground in Delta state and there is no other party in the state,' he told the PDP national chairman, Alhaji Adamu Muazu.
'PDP in Delta State is prepared and willing to give you total support.
We also want to assure you that Delta state and PDP in the state are with Mr.
President whom you know is our own,' he added.
Governor Uduaghan asserted that Delta state was performing in line with the PDP manifesto as has become evidenced in the numerous feats and awards received by the state.
In his remarks, Chief Clark confirmed the unity and strength of PDP in the state as well as their readiness to assist the national office to ensure that the new leadership succeeds.
On his part, Alhaji Muazu reiterated that there would be no automatic ticket for aspirants in the party, urging every member interested in one elective position or the other to go to the units and wards and sell themselves to the people.
'Go and campaign, ensure that the party is strengthened and that the party is loved and liked by the people at the grassroots,' he stated.
The PDP national chairman commended the achievements of Governor Uduaghan in Delta state particularly the recent breakthroughs in the health, transport and education sectors as well as the poverty alleviation programme.