Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has presented some members of the People Democratic Party, PDP who have indicated interest to clinch the Governorship seat in 2023.
Governor Ortom who introduced the aspirants at the party’s rally held at the JS Tarka Institute of Political Studies, Gboko said more aspirants would be presented in due course.
Those presented to the people were, Speaker of the Benue State House of Assembly, Mr Titus Uba, Commissioner for Education, Professor Dennis Ityavyar, that of Water Resources, Mr Dondo Ahire and Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Terver Akase.
Others were former Managing Director of NEXIM Bank, Robert Orya and Managing Director of Pleasure Travels, Mr. Paul Ubwa.
Governor Ortom said he has already met with the candidates and implored them to work together and respect the decision of the party at the end of the day, stressing that as qualified as all of them were, only one would be picked.
The Governor said he would prefer that the aspirants discuss among themselves to present one among them to the party, saying failure to do that, a transparent primaries would be conducted by the party pick one of them.