Newsexpress place banner advert Yudala genuine products
APC vows to take over Anambra in November

By Pamela Eboh, Awka on 21/04/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 346

•APC Anambra election committee chairman Jim Nwobodo.
•APC Anambra election committee chairman Jim Nwobodo.

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in its efforts to take over the seat of power in the November 18, 2017 governorship election, has set up a seven-member election planning and strategy committee, with a former Governor of old Anambra State, Dr. Jim Nwobodo, as Chairman while the former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, would serve as Vice Chairman.

Other members include Senator Emma Agboti from Enugu State, who would serve as Secretary, while Senator Ifeanyi Ararume (Imo), Senator Nkechi Nwogu (Abia), Chief Maduba Cosmas (Imo) and Chief Gbazueagu N. Gbazueagu (Enugu) are members.

Making the declaration at a meeting of South East leaders of APC hosted by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, at his country home, Alor, Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State, APC National Vice Chairman in charge of South East, Chief Emma Eneukwu, said the Anambra election was one in which the APC must show the nation that Igbo people were fully prepared to play the mainstream politics expected of them in the country.

According to the Zonal Vice Chairman, terms of reference of the committee are to monitor the political environment in Anambra State as regards the 2017 governorship election and report to the zone; Evaluate the aspirants and advise the zone on how best to achieve crisis-free primaries; and to advise the zone on best ways and means of raising resources for the election.

While describing Anambra State as the South East’s industrial and business hub, Eneukwu said every right-thinking Igbo person strongly believes that the state could not play the leading role required of it to open up the South East economy from the opposition.

He regretted that notwithstanding the alliance the present administration in the state formed with the past Federal Government, Anambra State failed to actualise the needed economic revolution in the South East geo-political zone because the alliance was flawed.

In his words, “The time to take over Anambra is now. The Federal Government is our own. It is of APC; the Minister (Ngige) is our own and so the Governor, come this 2017 election, must be our own for the needed economic revolution to begin to free us economically and otherwise.

“We must utilise this golden opportunity to salvage our zone and our people must be told of this imperative truth.”

Eneukwu said he had it on good authority that the incumbent government in the state was sponsoring some of its cronies to APC, claiming they were governorship aspirants under our party.

He maintained that the sole aim of the cronies wearing the toga of governorship aspirant was to create discord, distrust and disaffection within APC adding that the party has set up a powerful team to uncover the plan and checkmate their activities.

“We have set up a very powerful team to uncover this plan and checkmate their activities. Our members are therefore, warned to be careful of dubious characters claiming to be aspirants in the party.

“We have guidelines and until they are announced, and any interested member meets the requirements of the guidelines, one is not an aspirant.

“I heard one announced his aspiration over the social media, and some days ago, claimed he had joined forces with the incumbent governor. I want them to know that we understand their primary school tactics,” he stated.

Source News Express

Posted 21/04/2017 05:54:46 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

 

You may also like...
2015: Akwa Ibom guber candidates, running mates sign...

How Ndigbo can move forward: Ekwueme

Soyinka, Ajumogobia, Ekweremadu, Mustapha clash at St. John’s...

14 reported dead as police, football fans fight...

Bombing of Kaduna Catholic Church: Soldiers, police stop...

Breaking News: Ooni of Ife is dead

PDP Conference: Don’t stir fresh controversy, Uzodimma warns...

NASS to pass 2016 Appropriation Bill on March...

EFCC suspect dies in Kirikiri Prisons

What we hope to achieve with Biographies for...

Gunmen kill guard, kidnap Briton, Italian, Greek and...

Breaking News: Jonathan splashes N31 million on CHAN...

 

Latest News REVEALED: How police released Evans after he was arrested for armed robbery in 2006 Foundation trains 120 youths on entrepreneurial skills 300 lawyers jostle for 10 positions at Federal High Court Umahi flags off 5,000 housing project in Ebonyi Boko Haram guns down 8 soldiers 16 confirmed dead in Maiduguri explosions WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE goes off air indefinitely as MTN ends sponsorship Akwa Ibom gets N32bn from World Bank for flood control Arewa leaders laud FG’s handling of Biafra agitation, Arewa youths’ quit notice to Igbos Benue APC secretary dies after protracted illness Defective products: Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy BREAKING NEWS: Many feared dead as explosions rock University of Maiduguri, other parts of Borno

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (259,345 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (238,695 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (195,775 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (169,915 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (165,207 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (146,762 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (127,248 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (121,473 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (112,160 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (105,369 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (105,323 views) APC cries foul as PDP’s Fayose takes early lead in Ekiti governorship election (98,109 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (27) Business (2,601) Business Verdict (17) Columnists (702) Complaints & Requests (92) Enterprise & Opportunities (158) Entertainment (335) Features (461) Global Business Monitor (154) International (1,426) Interviews (124) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (59) News (25,808) Opinion (736) Pidgin (8) Politics (3,744) Religion (566) Sports (1,281) Stock Watch (18) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN words on marble advert

 

 

Thousands of Biafrans gather at Nnamdi Kanu’s father’s palace for address...

 

APO Newsbreak logo

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!