Former Senate President And The Senator Representing Benue South
We Are Presenting Mark As Our Candidate In 2019
As clock ticks for the 2019 presidential election, the marketing campaign posters of former Senate President and the senator representing Benue South, David Mark have flooded the social media.
The posters present Mark in a crimson and black conventional Idoma cap, clad in a gray agbada.
The event got here 4 days after the PDP zoned its presidency slot to north.
An inscription of ‘WANTED’ is boldly written excessive of the poster with PDP emblem and one other write up entitled ‘change the change.’
Under the poster, sponsored by Center Belt Volunteers, is one other inscription which reads, “Senator Dr. David Mark Alechenu Bonaventure Mark (GCON) for President 2019.”
Apart social media, STREET2VIEW studies that the posters have been noticed in some locations in Abuja, Igah Ikeje, Okpo in Kogi State, in addition to some elements of Kaduna State.
Talking with our correspondent, an official of the group, Sunday Argah stated Mark occurred to be the strongest individual that might problem the present authorities.
“Sure, we’re presenting him (Mark) as our candidate in 2019. He’s the person to beat,” he advised STREET2VIEW
Reacting to the marketing campaign, James Oche, the coordinator of Mark marketing campaign organisation, Door to Door, stated, although the posters didn’t come from them it was a transparent indication that Nigerians had been craving for a change.
He stated, “it’s a testimony of his eight years of unblemished management he gave to Nigerians within the senate.
“He has little question proven that he is likely one of the Nigerians that may handle and supply actual management in a rustic that has quite a few ethnic teams
“For now, he’s extra involved with guaranteeing that PDP put their home collectively in order to play their function of opposition completely.”
The Idoma individuals in Benue State had in 2015 requested Mark to affix the presidential race.
His ambition reverberated throughout a reception in his honour by the Idoma League of Professors, ILP, led by Prof. Owoicho Akpa the place they requested the previous navy common to run for president.