The federal lawmaker representing Oredo Federal constituency in the National Assembly ,Hon Ogbeide Ihama has stated that the PDP is on a rescue mission in Nigeria.
Ogbeide-Ihama made this declaration on a TV interview by TSLNigeria anchored by Kevwe Modupe.
Ogbeide-Ihama stated that the way things are in Nigeria it is obvious that the country has retrogressed instead of progressing.He lamented the poor state of the country presently saying all facet of development is at its lowest ebb. Ogbeide-Ihama stated that in just less than four years the APC led federal government has turned back all the gains of democracy and the people are in hunger and pains due to lack of negligence and commitment by the government .He compared the price of rice which was selling at 7500 in 2015 and now going for above Twenty thousand Naira .Ogbeide-Ihama stated that Atiku Abubarkar would emerge victorious in the coming presidential elections and has all what it takes for him to bring out Nigeria from stagnancy,saying he has better qualities and the zeal to turn around the country .
On his participation in politics and his representation as the Oredo representative at the National Assembly Ogbeide Ihama said he has done very well and deserves a second term .Which is Oredo first and Ihama again .
Ogbeide-Ihama says in terms of quality representation ,attraction of Federal Government presence ,creation of employment ,constituency projects ,human capacity building ,empowerment of women and youths and oversight functions he has done very well.For example Ogbeide-Ihama said he has moved bills of national importance to the country.
On education Ogbeide-Ihama stated that he constructed 9 schools in 9 of the 12 wards in Oredo, constructed a boarding house with modern facilities ,hostels ,staff quarters with modern equipments.
On Health Ogbeide-Ihama said he has built health centers ,provided Ambulances for his constituents ,provided free eye treatments,drugs and glasses to over 300 people and so many other laudable interventions in the health sector.
On infrastructure Ogbeide-Ihama listed the numerous intervention initiatives he has attracted to Oredo ,provision of Taxi’s at no cost to constituents,distribution of transformers ,provision of scholarships ,women and youth empowerment etc.With the latest in transportation where he provided London Buses to offer free rides to Oredo students and market women.
He appealed to the constituents of Oredo to support him for a second term so Oredo can consolidate on his achievements and take advantage of a ranking legislator to further enhance more development to Oredo.