Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party has pledged to resuscitate the three seaports in Delta State if elected .
He made the pledge in his address to the people of Delta during the PDP presidential rally on Thursday at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba .
He said, “ I want to commend the good people of Delta State for their loyalty to PDP over the years.
“ I have come here today to seek your mandate in my quest to serve our great country Nigeria .
“ Let me assure you that if you elect me as your president, I will do three major things for the people of this state .
“ First and foremost, I will ensure the resuscitation of the three seaports in Delta that have been left dead over the years .
“ Secondly , I will complete all abandoned Federal Government projects in the state .
“ Thirdly , my administration will ensure urgent completion of the second Niger Bridge that the present government
is playing with.
“ I urge the people to vote for the PDP . ”
The National Chairman of PDP , Uche Scondus , also urged the people of Delta to ensure they have their voter cards .
He appealed to the people to go out on election day and vote the PDP at all levels “ for a progressive Nigeria .
“ I want you all to make sure you have your voter cards because that is the only way you can effect the change we all need .
“ I urge you to vote for the PDP at all levels, that is the only way we can effect the change we all need for our nation to move forward . ”
Secondus called on the Independent National Electoral Commission to be above – board in the conduct of the elections .
In a remark , Dr Bukola Saraki , the Director -General of the PDP Presidential Campaign Organisation , also urged the people to vote for PDP .
( NAN )