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Why I Chose Tonto Dikeh As Running Mate – ADC Guber Aspirant

Why I Chose Tonto Dikeh As Running Mate - ADC Guber Aspirant
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June 24, (THEWILL) – The governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Rivers State, Tonte Ibraye, has disclosed why he chose Tonto Dikeh as his running mate for the 2023 governorship elections in the state.

At a press conference in Abuja, he said that he did not make a mistake when he decided to choose Tonto Dikeh as his running mate, stressing that they are coming on a rescue mission for Rivers State.

“I have worked closely with Tonto Dikeh for more than a year now and she has been part of the party for a very long time. She has been following up with the primary process, she’s an advocate of transparency and I believe I did not make any mistake in choosing her as my running mate.

“She has so many things in her, such as creating employment opportunities. She has a farm here in Abuja and Rivers State, not just that, she has supported a lot of young people in growing businesses.

“Yearly, she sends about 3,500 young people back to school. When it comes to choosing a running mate, many people look at a lot of indicators, but for me there are certain indicators I look at, are you able to employ young people and create employment for the people of Rivers and Nigerians, what is your disposition towards women and youth inclusion, believe me, Tonto Dikeh has all of that qualification. Any day, any time, I am more than proud to work with her as my running mate.

“I and Tonto are coming on a rescue mission, we want to rescue the people of Rivers State. We would work with data, we would invest massively in social protection, we are going to ensure that we strengthen our traditional institutions to be part of the governance system to transform the people of Rivers State.”gress (ADC), Rivers State, Tonte Ibraye, has disclosed why he chose Tonto Dikeh as his running mate for the 2023 governorship elections in the state.

At a press conference in Abuja, he said that he did not make a mistake when he decided to choose Tonto Dikeh as his running mate, stressing that they are coming on a rescue mission for Rivers State.

“I have worked closely with Tonto Dikeh for more than a year now and she has been part of the party for a very long time. She has been following up with the primary process, she’s an advocate of transparency and I believe I did not make any mistake in choosing her as my running mate.

“She has so many things in her, such as creating employment opportunities. She has a farm here in Abuja and Rivers State, not just that, she has supported a lot of young people in growing businesses.

“Yearly, she sends about 3,500 young people back to school. When it comes to choosing a running mate, many people look at a lot of indicators, but for me there are certain indicators I look at, are you able to employ young people and create employment for the people of Rivers and Nigerians, what is your disposition towards women and youth inclusion, believe me, Tonto Dikeh has all of that qualification. Any day, any time, I am more than proud to work with her as my running mate.

“I and Tonto are coming on a rescue mission, we want to rescue the people of Rivers State. We would work with data, we would invest massively in social protection, we are going to ensure that we strengthen our traditional institutions to be part of the governance system to transform the people of Rivers State.”