Controversies aside, I’m going to be Rivers’ best deputy governor – Tonto Dikeh - Premium Times Nigeria

27/06/2022 11:28:00 PM

Controversies aside, I’m going to be Rivers’ best deputy governor – Tonto Dikeh

Controversies aside, I’m going to be Rivers’ best deputy governor – Tonto Dikeh

“I have failed in my life, and I do not deny that, and everybody has seen that. But am I going to fail with leadership?...''

In anAmong other things, the mother-of-one acknowledged that while she might be termed controversial, Nigerians will see a different side to her in the months leading to the elections.”But have I ever failed in leadership or motherhood? No. I have been tested critically in leadership through my foundation and an existing organisation, the CYMS, the Committee for Youth, Mobilisation, and Sensitisation of this administration. I have paid my dues when it comes to social work. I think I was one of the foundations that have stood up and helped this country during the pandemic with no assistance whatsoever. I did more than even government. I did more than even states. I did it because I care. So I am prepared for whatever criticism it is. I know that it will come. For God’s sake, I’m Tonto, ready for all the questions. But the truth is, have you ever tried me on leadership, and I’ve failed? Nah”.

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African Democratic Congress (ADC), Tonte Ibraye, might very well go down as one of the biggest surprises of the year.Those linking Tonto Dikeh to my house demolition are liars –Ex-lover Kpokpogri “I know and that is something I’ve never been able really gotten to explain to a lot of people but I think now I have to because I have to take it out for my campaign name and initiative because I don’t want the traditional rulers to think me ahead of them.Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has said that she has never failed in any leadership role she found herself.African Democratic Congress (ADC), Tonte Ibraye, has revealed why he chose Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh as his running mate for the 2023 governorship elections in the state.

But, while some Nigerians are yet to come to terms with the development, she appears poised to erase certain misconceptions while ensuring she and her principal, Mr Ibraye, emerge victorious come 2023. In an interview with Channels TV’s Seun Okinbaloye , the actress-turned-politician spoke about her political ambition and manifesto. It is not a title in any way or form,” she said. Among other things, the mother-of-one acknowledged that while she might be termed controversial, Nigerians will see a different side to her in the months leading to the elections. “I have never failed in leadership,” says Miss Dikeh, when she featured on Channels Television Politics Today on Sunday. She said: “I’m a woman of controversy, yes. I have had three years to work on this. But that doesn’t mean I’m not loyal to what I believe in. The outspoken actress is also known for constant social media fights with her ex-bestie, Bobrisky and other of her colleagues in Nollywood.

I believe in good governance and opportunities for the youth women, including them in government decision-making. We had a lot of time to work on this and for this. Asked if she sees any chance for the ADC in Rivers State, she said “there’s always chance for everything. “I’m ready for criticism. I have failed in my life, and I do not deny that, and everybody has seen that. So, it doesn’t matter where the question is coming from or where it is not coming from. But am I going to fail with leadership? ”But have I ever failed in leadership or motherhood? No. We need to send the right message to the people of Rivers State. I have been tested critically in leadership through my foundation and an existing organisation, the CYMS, the Committee for Youth, Mobilisation, and Sensitisation of this administration. But am I going to fail with leadership? Have I ever failed in leadership? Let’s start with motherhood, I have ever failed in motherhood? Have I ever failed with my Foundation? I think I was one of the Foundations who actually stood up for this country and helped this country in the time of the (COVID-19) pandemic. Mr Ibraye said he had worked closely with the actress, noting that Ms Dikeh has been a member of ADC for a long time.

I have paid my dues when it comes to social work. I think I was one of the foundations that have stood up and helped this country during the pandemic with no assistance whatsoever. I did more than Imo State. I did more than even government. I did more than even states. So, I am prepared for whatever criticism it is. I did it because I care. “She has a farm here in Abuja and Rivers state; not just that; she has supported many young people in growing businesses.

So I am prepared for whatever criticism it is.” Tags: Tonto Dikeh Kindly share this story: All rights reserved. I know that it will come. For God’s sake, I’m Tonto, ready for all the questions. Contact: join the conversation FOREX, BITCOIN AND BINARY TRADING: We help you professionally trade your forex, bitcoin and binary accounts for minimum 20% weekly profit. But the truth is, have you ever tried me on leadership, and I’ve failed? Nah”. Deputy governor During the interview, Ms Dikeh also shared what she termed an unpopular opinion on the position of a deputy governor and her identity. Tonto and I are coming on a rescue mission; we want to rescue the people of Rivers State.

‘‘This might be controversial, but a deputy is a spare tyre, and I am willing to be the best spare tyre every governor or mandate has ever had. I’m prepared for anything. I’ve had three years to work on this, and this didn’t happen overnight. We weren’t a member of any party. We were just in for the government’s good, mediating between the government and the youth. Here are some reactions from Twitter.

Tonto Dikeh is the running mate of the Rivers State gubernatorial candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Tonte Ibraye ‘‘The candidate approached me to be his running mate, and I think it’s something I can do. I’ve always wanted to be in politics since I became a personality in the country. Through my foundation, I’ve always given back to the community that made me who I am. It’s politics. I’ve always been in politics,” she said. — Sir David Onyemaizu🦍 (@SirDavidBent).

As the ADC governorship candidate stated during the party’s first official press conference in Abuja recently, Ms Dikeh emphasised that they are coming on a rescue mission for Rivers State. At the press conference, Mr Ibraye said he had worked closely with the actress, noting that Ms Dikeh has been a member of ADC for a long time. He said, “I have worked closely with Tonto Dikeh for more than a year now, and she has been part of the party for a very long time. She has been following up with the primary process, an advocate of transparency, and I believe I did not make any mistake in choosing her as my running mate. She has so many things, such as creating employment opportunities’’.

Manifesto While she refused to share her electoral strategy to win the forthcoming elections, she shared what read like a mini-manifesto. “There are lots of agendas we look to push. We look to invest massively in social security. Foremost in my heart is the inclusion of women and youths in politics and decision-making in the country. READ ALSO: Why I picked Tonto Dikeh as my running mate – Tonte Ibraye “We will encourage local production to increase export and support the growth of small businesses.

I’m a massive farmer of cassava, snail, and many things. I have a farm in Rivers State and Abuja. I export real good. This will include different products. Port-Harcourt is strong in other things apart from oil.

We intend to produce local products. In July 2018, the Nollywood actress announced that her name had officially changed to ‘King Tonto’ as she showed off her PVC with the new name. The actress, whose surname remains Dikeh, said she wants to be addressed as King-Tonto. The development came several months after she separated from her husband, Olakunle Churchill. When the talk show host, Mr Okinbaloye, attempted to clarify if King Tonto is a stage name or her given name, The 37-year-old actress said: ‘‘I don’t call myself King Tonto.

My name is King Tonto, and it is not a title. It’s a name gotten from my son. Many people still do not know it is my name; I had to take it out of my campaign posters and communication materials because I don’t want the traditional rulers to think of me as bigger than them’’. .