Rivers PDP Holds Successful Primaries for State Assembly, House of Reps
Blessing Ibunge in Port Harcourt
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday conducted a peaceful primaries to select candidates to fly the party’s flag for State House of Assembly and House of Representatives at the 2023 general elections.
THISDAY observed that the PDP conducted the election at the various constituencies across the 23 Local Government Areas of the state.
The primaries elected 32 candidates for state Assembly and 16 candidates for House of Representatives.
Some of the flag bearers for the House of Assembly seats include: Dominic Iderima (Abua/Odual), Queen Williams ( Ahoada East I), Ehie Edison (Ahoada II), Sokari Goodboy Sokari (Ahoada West), Major Jack (Akuku-Toru I), Opuende Lolo Isaiah (Akuku-Toru II), Ofiks Kagbang (Andoni), Tekena Granville ( Asari-Toru I) and Enemi Alabo George.
Others are: Victor Oko George (Bonny), Abbey Peter (Degema), Igwe Aforji (Eleme), Justina Emeji (Emohua), Onwuka Ignatius (Etche I), Chimezie Nwankwo (Etche II), Maol Dumle (Gokana), Prince Lemchi Nyeche (Ikwerre), Barile Nwakor (Khana I) Dinebari Loolo (Khana II) and Amaehwule Martin (Obio/Akpor I).
Also to fly PDP’s flag at the state assembly’s election are: Emilia Lucky Amadi (Obio/Akpor II), Franklin Nwabochi (Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni I), Nkemjika Ezekwe (Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni II), Davies Okobiriari (Ogu/Bolo), Somiari Steward Linda (Okrika), Nwankwo Sylvanus (Omuma) Orubienimigha Adolphus (Opobo/Nkoro), Gerald Oforji (Oyigbo), Solomon Wami (Port Harcourt I), Tonye Adoki, (Port Harcourt II) Azeru Opara (Port Harcourt III) and Ngbar Baridemaue (Tai).
Among the 32 candidates are six female while 27 male. Elected at the primaries for House of Representatives are: Solomon Bob (Abua/Odual/Ahoada East federal Constituency), Awaji Abiante (Andoni/Opobo/Nkoro), Victor Obuzor (Ahoada West/ ONELGA), Boma Goodhead (Akuku-Toru/Asari-Toru), Cyril Godwin Hart (Bonny/Degema), Kelechi Nwogu (Etche/Omuma).
Others are: B. S. Emerengwa (Emohua/Ikwerre), Dumamene Dekor (Khana/Gokana), Kingsley Chinda (Obio/Akpor ), Alabo Victor ( Okrika/Ogu/Bolo), Chima Boms (Port Harcourt I), Blessing Amadi (Port Harcourt II), Felix Nwaeke (Tai/Eleme/Oyigbo).