Delta Speaker denounces Ejiro oborevwori’s claim, says he is a fake avatar; should be ignored 

By Ovasa Ogaga,


The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has urged well-meaning Deltans to disregard a Facebook post by a faceless avatar, with a Facebook account Ejiro Oborevwori calming that the Speaker on Monday declared his intention to run for 2023 governorship election.

He described the report as complete fake news and the handiwork of mischief makers, stressing that he has never at any time discussed governorship ambition with anybody.

The Speaker stated this in a press statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Dennis Out said that as a loyal Peoples Democratic Party, PDP member, he will not get himself involved in actions capable of causing disharmony in the party.

According to him, “My attention has been drawn to a fake Facebook account of one Ejiro Oborevwori.  The said Ejiro Oborevwori posted that the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, “On Monday disclosed to members of his Political train for his aim to run for the Governor of Delta State come 2023. He also said he has an unquenchable love for the unity and growth of the state and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

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“This is completely fake news as this is the handiwork of mischief-makers. The Speaker has remained focused and never at any time discussed Governorship ambition with anybody.

“He is committed to what he is doing at the moment as the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly and he will never be distracted.

“Findings have shown that the said Ejiro Oborevwori is fake and Avatar. Ejiro Oborevwori does not exist.

There is no such person like Ejiro Oborevwori in the family and for the avoidance of doubt; I wish to state unequivocally that this Avatar is spreading fake news and unfounded rumour.

The Speaker urged the reading public to ignore the post as the said account and the pages were created for the purpose of blackmail. “Enemies of progress are at work and they have failed,” he added.





, the to the Honourable Speaker.

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