By: Ike Philip Abiagom
As the 2023 general elections gather momentum, a youth-based group sympathetic to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ibusa, The Progressive Youths of Ibusa, has vowed to mobilise and deliver 90 per cent of the total vote cast in the Oshimili North to Senator Peter Nwaoboshi and all the candidates of the party in the forthcoming elections.
The group made the vow at the phase of its Campaign for the Senatorial candidate Distinguished Senator Peter Nwaoboshi in Ibusa. While speaking at the campaign tagged “the return of Senator Peter Nwaoboshi back to Senate”, the Convener and sponsor , Hon. Leo Nkeaka, said the group will reach out to various stakeholders within and outside the Party with the message of hope and rebirth of the greatness inherent in Senator Peter Nwaoboshi positive representation at the senate as Anioma best senator.
According to him, the group, through its campaign will project the potential of their Principals(Senator Peter Nwaoboshi)as the next Delta North Senator to garner more votes than ever in the history of Oshimili North and Ibusa come saturday(25th March 2023).
He, therefore, charged the group to work with the leadership of the APC in the local government, State and all other stakeholders to ensure total victory for the party at the polls.
The Co-ordinator of the Progressive Youth of Ibusa, Comrade Nduka Asikauba congratulated the youths for identifying with the APC to ensure victory for the party’s Candidates in the forthcoming elections.
“I am assuring you of a seamless working relationship between the office of the Youth Leader of the party and all support groups, especially those with youth mobilisation as its major focus.”
Earlier in his remarks, APC Oshimili North Youths Leader, Comrade Peter Okocha aka BOBO NKITI, said the Progressive Youths of Ibusa, which began as a youth development initiative, has provided support for indigent youths across Oshimili North Local government since 2019.
“The young people are the target of our strategic campaign and as the saying goes,charity begins at home, our aim is to improve the voting population in Oshimili North to a minimum of 80 per cent through massive orientation and enlightenment of the electorate and also ensure that the APC score nothing less than 90 per cent of the vote cast in Oshimili North.
“Our support for Senator Nwaoboshi is informed by his massive empowerment of youths in Oshimili North where Youth engagement and participation has greatly improved governance and service delivery.”
Comrade Okocha expressed gratitude to the APC Progressive Youths of Ibusa Leader for his constant mobilisation of youths, while he enumerated the various programmes planned in its bid to ensure the victory of all the APC candidates at the forthcoming elections.