By Ajiri-Oghen Oreh
House of Representatives Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for Isoko Federal Constituency, Pst (Engr.) Jonathan Ukodhiko has assured that he would work to promote the interests of Isoko when elected in the 2023 General Elections.
Ukodhiko gave the assurance on Saturday at his Erawha-Owhe country home, when he received members of an all female support, “Ukodhiko Foundation Ladies in Politics “ Isoko South Chapter led by Mrs Joy Egbo.
According to him, “It’s time for us in Isoko to promote an Isoko agenda. Yes, it is now time to promote the overall Isoko interest not personal interests.
“I’m going to be a Federal House of Representatives member with an Isoko agenda and negotiate for the development of Isoko nation.
“What is always in my mind are thoughts of good, of the unity and the development of the Isoko nation. I’ll be fair and equitable in my representation and distribution of projects and programmes”
“Our party, the PDP is the hope for Nigeria. Let’s go to our various wards and units to preach the gospel of the PDP rescue agenda to our people,” he said.
The former Delta Energy Commissioner, Ukodhiko affirmed, “as an elected representative of the people, I’ll operate an open-door-policy and I’ll make myself available to the Isoko people and attend to the challenges being faced by them.
“I must appreciate what you all are doing, especially before the primary election, for all your prayers and support. I want to appeal for more prayers as we go into the campaigns and elections.
““Let me reassure you all here that I’ll not disappoint and forget the people of Isoko nation when elected.
“I want you all to go back to your wards and units, and expand your group by enlisting more women and girls to vote all PDP candidates in the General Election.
“Power is with you all the people. I’ll not fail you all when elected. I’ll go and get empowerment for our women, our mothers and daughters of Isoko, “Ukodhiko added.