A coalition of youth groups in Rivers State has staged a rally to ‘mandate’ Bro. Felix Obuah to heed to calls to contest the governorship election of the state, come 2023.
Under the aegis of All Rivers Youth (ARY), the youths told journalists in a statement in Port Harcourt at the weekend, that it would ‘sue’ the Mba Anabara Agu 1 of Orashi Kingdom, if he fails to declare for the exulted position before April, 2023.
In the statement which was read by Coordinator of the youths drawn from the 23 Local Government Areas, Comrade Njoku Damian Ebere, they called on Obuah, described as ’empowerment master’, to declare his interest under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The youths who flew PDP flags and brought umbrella and placards to the rally, said “We will file a suit if you fail and break the hearts of millions of Rivers people, if you didn’t declare or declare late”.
The statement read in part: “The Executives and members of All Rivers Youth in the 23 Local Government Area of Rivers State use this medium to congratulate the performing governor of Rivers State, His Excellency Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike who has raised the standard of living of Rivers people and residents in Rivers State through his numerous manpower and infrastructural development.
“As a government that has performed excellently well, we equally need a man with proven capacity and integrity to succeed him, come 2023.
“It is on this premise that we earnestly call on the youth friendly leader Hon. Felix Amaechi Obuah, the former chairman of ONELGA, the former chairman of the people’s democratic party (PDP) Rivers State chapter,
“A philanthropist with a difference, a business mogul, a developer of men and women, an employer of labour and one of the talent uplifters in the world, the CEO of more than 48 companies with youths gainfully employed and established across the state.
“The Chairman of Go-Round Football Club, Go-Round Community, and Go-Round Stadium.
“The victorious and never lost election immediate past Chairman of the PDP, Rivers State chapter, the best organizer of events, the man whose influence cut across party lines and the one and only Mba Anabara Agu 1 of Orashi Kingdom,
to declare interest on the Brick House come 2023, under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
“His emergence will sustain the legacies of the current administration in the state.
“Mba Anabara Agu 1 of Rivers State, we earnestly await for you come 2023″.