Delta Agog, As Okowa Picks Up Gubernatorial Ticket: Ibori, Others Grace The Occasion.

Former Delta State governor Chief James Onanefe Ibori, this afternoon arrived the venue of the PDP gubernatorial primaries in company of the incumbent governor His Excellency, Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa.

The party bigwig and former leader has in recent time been rumoured to be contemplating a move to the APC. Following the defection of his successor and kinsman Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan to the All Progressive Congress, another old member Chief Emma Ejiofor also cross-carpeted making political analysts to suggest an imminent defection of Chief Ibori Who despite corruption allegations and conviction in the UK has continued to command a large chunk of political weight in Delta state and the Niger Delta.

Dr. Okowa who has reportedly been given an automatic ticket is expected to be presented the PDP gubernatorial flag today.

The is currently taking place at Cenotaph Asaba the Delta State capital.

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