The Chairman of People’s Democratic Party in Rivers State , Bro Felix Obuah on Monday 4th December 2017 received a delegation of members of PDP Ex-Councillors Forum at his personal residence in Portharcourt .
The forum who were led to the residence of the state PDP Chairman by the Deputy National Chairman/ Rivers State leader of the forum , Chief Hon Prince Weli-Wosu (JP) , had The National Chairman of the forum Hon Usuf Achor and Some members of the National Executive of the forum , as well as the Rivers State Chapter Executive of the forum under the chairmanship of Hon Lovegod Nweze and some other officers of the forum in the delegation.
In his introductory speech the Rivers State Chapter Chairman of the forum ,Hon Lovegod Nweze said they were at residence of the state PDP Chairman to familiarise themselves with him and also seek his blessings , as well as to synergize with him in the ongoing rebuilding of the party PDP ahead of 2019 general election.
Hon Lovegod, on behalf of members of the forum pledged their loyalty to the state PDP Chairman and the party in general.
On his part, the National Chairman of the forum, Hon Usuf Achor , commended the Rivers State PDP Chairman for the warmth reception given to members of the forum .
Hon Usuf, who hails from Kogi state commended the Rivers State PDP Chairman for his open handedness which he said earned him the name “Go-Round” .
While pointing out that one of the problems why the younger politicians are not happy with most political leaders is the inability of the old politicians to hearken to the voice that says “Let it trickle down. He further advised other leaders of the party to emulate the Go-Round theory of the Rivers State PDP Chairman, which has distinguished him amongst his colleagues.
The Rivers State PDP Chairman in a brief address , commended members of the forum for the good job they are doing for the party , which he said will not be unrewarded, and promised to play fatherly role to the forum in the state .
He regretted his unavoidable absence at the just concluded Grand finale of their LGA Chapter Inaugurations / Thanksgiving service of the forum , which he said was due to his tight schedule.
Bro Obuah , maintained that the leadership of the party is solidly behind the forum and will give all the necessary support at any given time.
In a brief vote of thanks , The leader of the delegation and deputy national chairman of the forum Hon Prince Weli-wosu (JP) , thanked the Rivers State PDP Chairman for the invitation which he said is first of it’s kind since the formation of the forum in Nigeria , he on behalf of the forum pledged that the forum will work tirelessly for the success of PDP at all levels in the next general election come 2019.