Prof. Ibe ‘ll make Umuahia a befitting state capital, Campaign Council assures
By Our Reporter
The Abia Central campaign council of Prof. Greg Ibe has assured the people of Umuahia North L.G.A, that the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA governorship candidate, Prof. Ibe will make Umuahia, a befitting State capital, when elected as governor.
The campaign council who wondered the place of Umuahia when compared with other states capital across the Federation while addressing respectively the voters in Isingwu, Umuhu, Nkwoachara, Afugiri, Urban l, ll and lll, Ibeku East l and ll, Ndume, and Avonkwu Ibeku West wards, all in Umuahia North L.G.A, during tour of the wards, decried that the state lacked a befitting capital.
The Director of Special Duties of Prof. Greg Ibe campaign council, Mr. Charles Ukeagu who also in his speech re-emphasised the enormous work that needed to be done in the state, disclosed that the administration of Prof. Ibe will see to giving Umuahia the position that fits it as a worthy state capital through boosting its aesthetic value, massive infrastructural development and good road network.
Ukeagu who also assured that Prof. Ibe’s administration will do all it can to make moving across the state pleasurable for the people, called for a massive support to Prof. Ibe in the forthcoming guber election.
The team leader, High Chief Enyinnaya Onyekwere also assured the people that if duly elected, that Prof. Ibe will make Umuahia a capital city befitting of Abia State.
He therefore sought the people’s cooperation in the task of transforming the capital territory in line with the vision of Prof. Ibe by giving him their votes at the guber poll.
In his speech also, High Chief Lucky Erondu, Zonal APGA Chairman Abia South, said, “Every Southeasterner is a member of APGA”, because the party was formed with the intention to unite the Igbo in the region and to defend their interest politically.
While maintaining that APGA is a Party for all the Igbos, and a unifying factor too, High Chief Erondu described Prof. Greg Ibe, as outstanding, and the best candidate in Abia governorship race.
Erondu said, “We can’t afford to disappoint Prof. Greg Ibe, because he has come with a message of hope and he has the capacity to positively transform Abia State”, even as he assured the people that Prof. Greg Ibe becoming the governor of Abia state will be the best thing that would happen to Abians.
Also, Chief Mrs Stella Nwaohamuo, Woman leader of Prof. Greg Ibe Campaign Council, who appreciated the humanitarian and philanthropic works of the APGA guber candidate, described him as a kind man with an impeccable character, who has continued to give scholarship to Abians, thereby giving hope to the hopeless.
She advised the people to go and collect their Permanent Voter Cards, as it is the only instrument which can be used to prove to incompetent politicians that power belongs to the people.
High Chief Kingsley Chukwuneye Igbokwe, Hon. Dennis Chikaodi, Chairman Stakeholders among others were present during the tours.