In their quest to deliver Abia State from its state of deficit leadership, a league of immaculate candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the Candidate for Abia Central Senatorial District, Rep. Sam Onuigbo, the candidate for Isiala-Ngwa North and South Federal Constituency, Barr. Chijioke Ikpo, the candidate of Isiala-Ngwa South State Constituency, Lady Blessing Uwaoma Nwokonneya, and the candidate for Isiala-Ngwa North State Constituency, Dr. Alex Chibuikem stormed Isiala-Ngwa South Local Government Area in continuation of their ward consultation tour.
The people of Isiala-Ngwa South who were electrified by the visit of these impeccable candidates, rolled out the red carpet in a warm reception.
Welcoming the candidates on behalf of the community, Hon. Akataobi Friday Alozie thanked them for bringing hope to the people of Isiala-Ngwa South LGA.
Chief Ezeji Nwokonneya, introducing the candidates to the people, described them as the pride of the party, who would go on to change the narrative and bring the dividends of democracy to Isiala-Ngwa South and Abia State in general. He went on to state that APC is alive and active in Isiala-Ngwa South, expressing confidence that this is the winning team.
“They came here to seek your support for their quest to liberate Abia State. All we need is to continue to work together, and I can assure you that we will be victorious and that they will not disappoint us,” he declared.
Taking the stage, the APC candidate for Isiala-Ngwa South, Lady Blessing Uwaoma Nwokonneya, lamented the neglect and poor state of affairs in Abia State by the government of the day, and went on to comfort the people of Isiala-Ngwa South that help is on the way.
“We are here to rescue you. We will move youths from action to progress. We will collaborate at all levels of government to bring you the dividends of democracy as it is due to you,” she said.
Barr. Chijioke Ikpo, the APC candidate for Isiala-Ngwa North and South Federal Constituency, thanked the people for their warm reception, which shows their commitment and willingness to partner and change the narrative. He charged them to be unafraid and resolute to this commitment.
Rep. Sam Onuigbo expressed profound joy at the warm and wholehearted reception given to him by the people of Isiala-Ngwa South. He implored them to join in his joy, because he had brought them good news.
“The wind has blown, but the Iroko is still standing strong. I am here to thank you for your support through this trying time, and to pledge to you that you will not be left behind. I will carry you along through this divine mandate. My achievements in Ikwuano/Umuahia North and South Federal Constituency speak for themselves and I will replicate this success story in Isiala-Ngwa South as the Senator representing Abia Central Senatorial District,” he said.
Dignitaries at the event include Chief Ngozi Nwoko, the APC Chairman for Isiala-Ngwa South, Dr. Oke Nwachukwu, the Director General of the Odozi Obodo Campaign Organization, Evang. Abraham Osondu, the Chief Liaison Officer to Rep. Sam Onuigbo, Hon. Akataobi Friday Alozie, Engr. Jack Okwuonu and many others.