The people of Nkanu East Local Government Area (LGA) of Enugu State have pledged total support to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Governorship candidate, Dr. Peter Mbah, and other PDP candidates in the State.
The people, spoke through the Council Chairman, Hon. Okechukwu Edeh, during the inauguration of Nkanu East PDP Campaign Council at Amagunze on Wednesday.
He said: “The beauty of democracy lies not only in the liberty of the people to elect leaders of their own freewill, but also to elect those with the capacity to justify and reciprocate the confidence reposed in them through quality leadership.
“Our people have therefore asked me to reiterate that 100 percent of our votes belongs to Dr. Peter Mbah, not only because he is our son, but also because he is in a class of his own as the best on the Governorship ballot. Our votes also belong to other PDP candidates in the State.
“Therefore, in my capacity as the Chairman of the Nkanu East PDP Campaign Council and the Local Government Chairman, I hereby Inauguarate and commission you to go ahead to plan for our electoral success;@ to mobilise, to sensitise, and to enlighten our people to deliver 100 per cent as pledged to Dr. Mbah and the PDP”, he charged the Campaign Council.
Speaking on behalf of members of the Campaign Council, former Nkanu East Local Government Council Chairman and Director of the Logistics Sub-Committee, Hon. Frank Anioma, pledged to justify the trust reposed in them by the party.
The Director of the Information Sub-Committee, Mr. Uche Anichukwu, also assured that the Sub-Committee would go to work in all the nooks and crannies of the Local Government in line with the directive of the party.
“Our people have always lined up overwhelmingly behind the PDP since 1999. So, when the Chairman says we have to deliver 100 per cent to the PDP in the 2023 election, it is a legitimate and realistic charge.
” Moreover, as he rightly said, we are offering the people of Enugu the best in the 2023 Governorship election”, he stated.
Meanwhile principal officers of the Campaign Council inaugurated along with their members were: Hon. Okechukwu Edeh, Chairman, Central Planning Committee as well as Prince Chukwuemeka Nwatu, Deputy Chairman, Hon Cornelius Edeh, Campaign Coordinator; Hon Paul Okwor, Co-coordinator; and Hon. Ejike Ani, Secretary, Central Planning Committee.
Prince Lawrence Ezeh is the Director of Finance Sub-Committee, Barr. Goddy Eze heads the Operations Sub-Committee, while Mr. Uche Anichukwu heads the Information Sub-Committee.
Others are: Chief Frank Anioma, Director, Logistics Sub-Committee; Engr. Uchenna Nwobodo, Director of Planning Sub-Committee; Hon. Chikezie Agah and Adaobi Chukwu, Directors of Youth Sub-Committees; and Mrs. Angela Ngene, Director, Women Sub-Committee.