Newsone reports that Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh emerged as the African Democratic Congress (ADC) deputy governorship candidate in the forthcoming 2023 general election in Rivers State, southern Nigeria.
This online news platform understands that Tonto Dikeh made this known in a post on the social media network, Instagram on Friday, June 24, 2022.
Newsone Nigeria reports that the Nollywood actress thanked the governorship candidate of the ADC, Tonte Ibraye, for picking her up and added that she would invest massively in social protection, create a social value system for young people, and increase women’s inclusion in the government, among others.
I thank Mr Tonte Ibraye (@TonteIbraye), the Governorship candidate for ADC, Rivers State for nominating me as his running mate. We are looking at investing in social protection, creating social value system & increased women inclusion in governance.
— AMB. KING TONTO (@TONTOLET) June 24, 2022
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.”