The race to a credible representative for Oredo Federal Constituency in the National Assembly has begun in earnest with the flag off of electioneering campaigns.
In pursuit of this credible representative it is imperative Oredo constituents do a soul searching and take stock of their present representative in the person of Dr Hon Ogbeide Ihama .
How far has Oredo Fared this past 3 years ?
What Benefits have accrued to Oredo these years ? and of what effect will a re-election of Hon Ogbeide Ihama be to the good people of Oredo?
In seeking answers to these critical questions emphasis should be made on the performance of Ogbeide Ihama and why there is need for a consolidation if Hon Ogbeide Ihama has met the expectations of the people.
Hon Ogbeide Ihama in all fairness as an oppositional lawmaker has achieved a lot for his constituents.
Aside making of laws and serving as a watchdog for the populace in checkmating the Executive which is the primary duty of a legislator, Ogbeide Ihama has done creditably well.
Ogbeide Ihama has Provided basic amenities for Oredo Constituents ranging from renovation of schools across all wards,distribution of transformers in all wards to provision of empowerment tools ,training of Oredo women ,provision of stationery for school children ,provision of taxis at no cost to constituents across all wards,to provision of classroom blocks,provision of street lights ,relief materials ,provision of medical treatments and so many other social economic initiatives
As House Committee Chairman on Culture and Tourism,Ogbeide Ihama has facilitated an annual cultural orientation and sensitization program for Secondary schools in Oredo constituency for 3 straight years ,no doubt this is our pride our heritage.
Apart from the numerous constituency projects he has continued to commission, Hon. Ogbeide-Ihama’s impact at the National Assembly has been outstanding. His leadership qualities and selfless mien have earned him international recognition as he was recently awarded an honourary doctorate in Public Administration by the Commonwealth University.
Oredo constituents at this time should rally round Ogbeide -Ihama so he can be able to consolidate on this remarkable achievements ,Oredo must take advantage of the ranking order in other to have a promotion for their son who has done perfectly well.
One good turn they say deserves another term,with a second term OOI would be better positioned to keep putting Oredo higher in the global map .
No doubt, Nigeria needs vibrant and cultured minds like Hon. Ogbeide-Ihama to steer the nation towards the right direction. The rot that has continued to eat deep into our polity will continue unabated until we as a people start to look out for quality in the kind of people we vote into political offices.
Vote Dr Omoregie Ogbeide-Ihama as Oredo Federal Representative in the green Chambers.