The program of activities lined up to welcome the former Minister of State, Industry, Trade, and Investment, Chief Dr Samuel Ortom, on his return from Abuja has been released.According to the program released by Mr. Tahav Agerzua, Media Adviser of the Ortom Governorship Organization, political associates and supporters shall assemble at the Agan Toll Gate in Makurdi at 9am today, Friday 24th October 2014, to receive him on arrival in the State capital.
It stated that a motorcade accompanying the former Minister would proceed to the IBB square in Makurdi where Chief Dr Ortom would make a formal public declaration of his 2015 governorship aspiration on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at 12 noon.
According to Mr. Agerzua, the former Minister purchased his nomination form at the national secretariat of the party in Abuja, yesterday,Thursday, 23rd October, 2014, in the build up to the public declaration.
The statement disclosed that a special thanksgiving service in honor of Chief Dr Ortom to mark his successful completion of assignment as Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, shall take place at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Mega Parish, Gboko Road, Makurdi, on Sunday 26th, October, 2014.
Members of the general public, Ortom support groups, religious groups, associates and well wishers have been invited to give the former Minister a rousing welcome. Meanwhile, Chief Dr Ortom has been scheduled to feature on the Radio Benue live audience participation program, On The Line, on Saturday, 25th October, 2014 from 9.30 to11 am. Listeners have been advised to tune in participate.
Ortom Governorship Organization.
24th October, 2014.