Tonto Dikeh, a Nollywood actress, has emerged as the African Democratic Congress’s (ADC) deputy candidate for governor of Rivers State in the upcoming 2023 general election. Tonto Dikeh announced this in a post on her Instagram account.
In addition to thanking Tonte Ibraye, the ADC’s candidate for governor, for choosing her, she promised to make significant investments in social protection, develop a social value system for children, and expand the representation of women in politics.
In a long message, she wrote, ”I thank Mr. Tonte Ibraye(@tonteibraye), the Governorship Candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) Rivers State for nominating me as his running mate.”
”We are looking forward to investing massively in social protection, creating a social value system for young people, increasing women’s inclusion in our governance system, supporting small businesses and strengthening our traditional institutions to be active players in the drive to bring sustainable development to the good people of Rivers State.”
”I am glad to be a proud member of the #RiversRescueMission2023. Please get your PVC and join the movement. You are the Future and The future is now.#Tontetonto2023.”
Tonte Ibraye, a contender for the ADC in the state’s governorship, made the declaration on Friday morning in a message posted on his verified Facebook page.