Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa says he would be returned for a second term in office as he cast his vote 8:40 am in today’s governorship and House of Assembly elections. Okowa, in company with his wife, Dame Edith Okowa, and his children, voted in different polling units in their Ward 2 polling
Speaking to journalists immediately after casting his votes at Unit 3, the governor stated that “by the grace of God, I will emerge
Okowa believed that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has done well, positing that everything appeared to be working well. “But the day is just starting, and of course, we are still perfecting our system but, the best thing is the effectiveness of the response to handle any challenge as they occur by the INEC officials.”
He said INEC did well to deploy a lot of youth corps members at each polling unit which made the job easy as they assisted themselves, and expressed hope that such would be replicated across the state.