Recently, confirmed Executive Director, Finance and Administration of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr Maxwell Oko, has expressed appreciation with his Otuesega community for massively turning out to vote in the ongoing governorship election.
Oko who voted around 9.40am at the Otuesega Community Secondary School said he was not surprised at the level of turn -out in the election.
In an interview with journalists shortly after voting, Oko said ” those who expressed fears of violence would be shocked that we are having a peaceful election.
“You can see the crowd that has come out to vote. I am impressed and I hope it continues this way.”
Oko noted that the people have been massively mobilised ahead of the election and expressed optimism that the candidate of the APC, David Lyon would come out victorious.
“Election is a game of numbers. We mobilised our people adequately. What you are seeing is a product of hard work. I thank my people for coming out enmasse.”