By Stephen Asaba-ase
Youths and elders from Kou-Delta Iduwini in ward 11 have Declare their unwavering Support For Comrade Ozobo Austin, Burutu LGA Chairmanship ambition.
The youths and elders yesterday (18th January, 2024 paid him a courtesy visit to declare their support for him.
The youth and elders who applauded Ozobo’s strong involvement in the Niger Delta struggle, had appealed to political leaders in Burutu LGA and governor of Delta State, His Excellency Sheriff Oborevwori to consider him (Ozobo Austin) for the seat of the Burutu council chairman.
They said among other contestants, Ozobo is the only aspirant that can drive the needed transformation in Burutu LGA, adding that he had the best understanding about the problem and challenges of his people.
According to them, Ozobo had contributed his quota for the Ijaw race and deserved reward devoid of family and political hegemony. He should be encouraged to motivate other youths to contribute meaningfully for the well-being of the Ijaw race.
Speaking in response, Ozobo applauded the ward 11 youths and elders who deemed it fit to pitch tent with him.
He mentioned that he hailed from ward 11 as well, precisely from Izonburutu, Odimodi, adding that he would take development issues in ward 11 very serious when elected.
While saying he is the most popular and widely accepted aspirant, Ozobo said he had served Ijaw nation, Burutu and deserved thank- you!, noting that he had the best blueprint to transform the Burutu LGA.
He further stated that he is advantageous in the race because he hailed from major communities such as Obotete, Gbekebor, Ayakoromo, Okrika (Ofonibenghan), Kiagbodo, Enekorogha, Tamigbe, Torugbene, Ekogbene, Endoro, Yayorogbene and Ojobo communities in Burutu LGA.