Bayelsa State Deputy Governor, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo has expressed optimism that his party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will emerge victorious in the governorship election being held in the state.
Ewhrudjakpo stated this after casting his vote at the Ofoni in Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.
He said, “I thank God for the privilege to come for this contest. I also thank the party and the governor who nominated me as his running mate.
“We are confident that we are going to be close to victory because the candidate of the other party has nothing to tell us.”
The deputy governor expressed appreciation to the people of Bayelsa and the people of the Ofoni community for their support and massive turnout for the election.
He urged them to remain peaceful and law-abiding.