Abuja - The Speaker of the Delta State House
of Assembly, Ovwigho Igbuya, has commended the judges of the National and State
House of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal Asaba for upholding the election
of Ighoyota Amori, the Senator representing Delta Central.
Speaking from Asaba, Igbuya said the victory of Amori at
the tribunal was “a source of great happiness for the entire people of the
“Amori’s victory is both historic and spectacular. It is
the triumph of democracy and a clear sign of the trust and confidence that the
people of Delta Central have in him,” said Igbuya.
Labeling his victory as a great milestone in the
development of the Urhobo nation, Igbuya applauded the judges for keeping Delta
Central firmly on the road to development as well as the people of Delta
Central who gave Amori the mandate to articulate, defend and espouse their
interests in the Senate.
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“Chief Ighoyota Amori is a blessing to the Urhobo nation,
a reliable and dependable representative and a politician who is leading
creditably with the interests of the masses as priority. Chief Ighoyota Amori
is a senator that is focused on his job.”
Igbuya urged National Assembly members from Delta State
to continue to collaborate with the state government to enhance even and speedy
development of the state.
The People’s Democratic Party candidate had won the poll
ahead of Labour Party candidate, Obaisi Oma-Agege, and Halims Agoda of the All
Oma-Agege disputed the outcome citing some
- CAJ News