By Ogbolu George
The Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee (NCC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated the newly elected council chairmen in Ebonyi state.
It also congratulated the councillors in the 171 Wards of the State for emerging victors in the Saturday’s elections.
The party made this known in a statement on its official Twitter handle @OfficialPDPNig.
It said successful elections victories for the 13 Council Chairmen and 171 Ward Councillors in Ebonyi State has demonstrated strength and popularity of the party in the South-East Zone of the Country.
”We are proud of all the Elected Officers but it is noteworthy that the success of the PDP at the Polls are largely due to the remarkable performance of the Governor of Ebonyi State, H. E. Engr. Dave Umahi & the previous indelible achievements of our great Party in the State.
”We therefore make bold to state that Ebonyi State is home of the PDP and the Outcome of the Elections is a good showing that the PDP brand remains the most acceptable in all state of the Federation being the only National Party that is well-grounded and experienced on issues of democratic governance,” the party wrote.
The Party’s Committee also congratulated the people of Ebonyi State for entrusting their mandate to the Party, adding that the Government in the State would not relent in the provisions of good governance.
1. PDP Congratulate Winners of the Chairmanship and Councillorship Elections in Ebonyi State. Thank Electorates For Making The Party Proud pic.twitter.com/F0gZPk9IGi
— Official PDP Nigeria (@OfficialPDPNig) April 24, 2017