The leaders of South-East All Progressives Congress (APC) have commended governors on the platform of the party for unanimously
adopting President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term.
The party leaders in communiqué issued after their meeting in Enugu on Thursday and signed by the National Vice-Chairman South-East, Chief Emma Eneukwu and South-East Zonal Publicity Secretary, Chief Hycienth Ngwu, urged governors and people from the region to support the re-election bid of Buhari.
“We urge the South-East governors and all the good people of the zone to support President Buhari, to pave the way for the Igbo Presidency in 2023.
“We commend the President for his massive infrastructure developments, ongoing in the South-East.
“We commend our members in the national working committee and our state chairmen for the peace and progress they have brought to the party in the zone
“We, hereby, pass a vote of confidence on them (members in the national working committee from the zone and state chairmen of the party),’’ it said.
The meeting was attended by Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu and Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige.
Others were Deputy Governor of Imo, Chief Eze Madumere and Director-General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Chief Osita Okechukwu, Sen. Andy Uba; Sen. C. Ogbunoji; Sen. Ben Uwajumogu; the Leader of South-East APC Caucus in House of Representatives, Chief Raphael Igbokwe.
Also on attendance were National Organising Secretary, Sen. Osita Izunaso; National Auditor, Dr George Moghalu; Deputy National Women Leader, Chief Tina Adike; Sen. Ifeanyi Araraume; Sen. Emma Agboti and Sen. Chris Nwankwo
Similarly, ex-Governor of old Anambra, Chief Jim Nwobodo; former Governor of Ebonyi, Chief Martin Elechi; national officers of the party from the South-East states and State chairmen in the zone attended the meeting.