Rivers State Deputy Governor, Dr. (Mrs) Ipalibo Harry Banigo has informed the People of Degema Local Government Area that their PVC is their Power.
Dr. Banigo stated this during the Collect and Protect your PVC Sensitization and Mobilization Rally, organized by the GrassRoot Development Initiative (GDI) at the Rt. Hon. Tonye Harry Stadium in Degema on Sunday, 28th August, 2022.
Dr. Banigo who insisted that the PVC was key, in the 2023 General Election, advised eligible voters to collect and keep their PVCs safe in order to vote candidates of their choice that would provide democratic dividends.
In his address, Amaopusenibo Siminilaiyi Fubara who is the Gubernatorial Candidate of the PDP, informed the people that they were done with registration of eligible voters, adding that they are now in the era of PVC collection.
He expressed gratitude to the People of Degema, for the solidarity and show of love for GDI, especially the elders of Degema, noting that this means the leaders of the L.G.A. are doing well.
Also speaking, the State Chairman of the PDP, Amb. Desmond Akawor who spoke though his Deputy, Hon. Chukwu Emeka Aaron informed the people that it behooves on them to make efforts to collect their PVCs in order to exercise their franchise in 2023.
Earlier, the President General of GDI, Hon. Bright Amewhule had said on the day of election, all eligible voters should come out and cast their votes for candidates of their choice and ensure that the results are transmitted at the polling units, in order to forestall manipulations.