By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja
One of the aspirants for Yala Local Government Council chairmanship position in Cross River State, under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Cross Water State Chapter, Mr. Godwin Offiono, has expressed self-confidence in the large support from electorates and consultations made so far in order to emerge champion ahead of the Cross River Local Government elections on March 28, 2020.
Offiono produced the assertion when addressing his supporters in Abuja, where he said there is no cause for alarm because he offers the assurance that this individual would be announced the success.
According to him being in contest for the same position in 2003, 2007 plus 2010, presently there is simply no doubt about his pedigree and integrity based on his vast experience in addition to knowledge about the particular Yala political terrain is more advantageous compared to be able to other aspirants within the race to emerge winner come March 28, 2020, will be the peoples’ choice.
He said: “I have ever been in typically the advantaged placement I am today since I have been within this game.
I have attempted two polls; I ran in the year 2003, I tried the chairmanship election it in 2007 and experimented with it inside 2010, and in each associated with these times I manufactured a tremendous impact.
“As an advantaged position that I am today I possess gathered some experiences, support from this top, and even at the appropriate time, we have to prosecute this business. The place I see myself today is usually so advantaged.
I must even say We are more advantaged than all these 15 to 20 people you are seeing over right now there.
“We are going to drive this process systematically from that position regarding will or nothing and a position that is required to place everybody upon the table and it will be pleased. So far I use interacted well.
“I possess interacted with 90 per cent of often the stakeholders. We are looking at first about focusing in the Electoral College system where I know your delegates and the delegates know me.
There are spoken along with each together with every one of these delegates except a couple involving few ones You will find not interacted together with.
“I have got taken advice, counsel, and additionally admonishment and I have taken enough. We feel so full. Let me even prophetically tell a person that I feel the next chairman of Council. ”
This individual also allayed fears of a few of his supporters over candidates allegedly endorsed by the Governor connected with Cross Lake State, Prof Ben Ayade, and several senators through the state.
“From all standards, I had looked at everything. You may become hearing stories that His Excellency, senator this or that said this, but His Excellency has not adopted anybody.
“We have our intelligence confirming these positions. You should not end up being frightened by the tales making the exact rounds, yet I can assure you I actually will always be going to be the next chairman with the council.
Come with the twenty-eight of 03 I will be declared. I got massive support not to mention if I did such assistance and the very ticket coming from PDP do you think there is anything again? All of us are synergizing well”, he or she added.