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Wednesday, August 09, 2017

ANAMBRA GUBER: Gov. Obiano Picks APGA Expression Of Interest And Nomination Form


Yesterday, the National Secretariat of the All  Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, witnessed a beehive of activity as the working governor of Anambra State, Gov. Willie Obiano was at the office to pick expression of interest and nomination form of the party in preparation for forthcoming guber election in the state.

Arriving in the company of Chief Victore Umeh, the Chairman of the reelection campaign committee, Gov. Obiano was welcomed by Members of the National Working Committee led by the party national chairman, Ozonkpu Dr Victor Ike Oye.

Party stalwarts who were also on ground to receive His Excellency, includes; the Anambra State Working Committee led by Sir Nobert Obi; Members of the Anambra State House of Assembly, led by the hon. Speaker, Rt Barr. Rita Maduagwu and her deputy, Rt. Hon. Barr. Haford Oseke; APGA Youth Wing of Anambra State led by Hon. Peter Ozumba; Solid Women Initiative for Development Worldwide led by its National President, Lady Evangelist Queen Umezoke Ezike; and a host of other women and youth groups.

The Governor had immediately after picking the form entered into a close door meeting at the Party's National office.

Addressing newsmen after the meeting, Governor Obiano whose birthday was also yesterday, said he was marking the day with a renewal of his resolution to continue to serve Ndi Anambra by picking his reelection form.

According to him, what governance implies is driving the policies and programmes of government in a way that will give expression to the aspirations and yearnings of the governed and this informed his decision to seek re-election under the platform of APGA, a political party he noted, has sustained good governance in Anambra State.

He expressed optimism that APGA will surely emerge victorious in the upcoming guber election.

The National Chairman of APGA, Chief Oye while presenting the forms to Governor Obiano through the Organising Committee of the Primary Election, emphasized that APGA under his leadership, has seen numerous reforms that have made it a reflection of true democratic principles in the country and noted that the Governor has done well in his first term in office, and as such deserves an opportunity to run for a second term.

He assured that the party will comply with INEC guidelines for the Primaries for the upcoming governorship election, saying that APGA is known for promoting internal democracy and obedience to the rule of law.

On his part, the Chairman of Governor Obiano Re-election Campaigns Committee, Chief Victor Umeh said what APGA is presenting to Ndi Anambra in Governor Obiano is an astute manager of men and resources, adding that his economic policies especially the ones that helped Anambra remain afloat during the recession period, is being emulated by his contemporaries across the country.

Governor Obiano was accompanied out of the Party's Secretariat by a massive crowd of supporters who chanted solidarity songs.


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