The peoples Democratic Party Candidate for Uzo-Uwani Constituency in the forthcoming Enugu State House Assembly elections for 2023, Hon. Chukwuma Ekwueme, popularly known as “Zazu’, has congratulated the Enugu North Senatorial Candidate of the party, His Excellency, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, on his victory at the party primary which was held at Nsukka Township stadium, on the 24 of May, 2022.
Recall that Gov. Ugwuanyi on 24th May, 2022, polled 299 valid votes cast to defeat three other aspirants in the ballot paper, namely Mr. Okanya Celestine, Chief Eze Godwin Ikechukwu, and Prof. Godsmark Edward Ugwu, who was personally present at the event.
Zazu also congratulated a former Chief of Staff to Ex-Gov Chimaroke Nnamani of Enugu State, Mr Peter Mba, who emerged winner of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primaries in the state.
Mba polled 790 votes in the primaries contested by nine aspirants.
Hon. Ekwueme, in his message of congratulations on Saturday, said the governor “has worked and transformed the state in the past seven years and therefore, deserves his place at the red chamber, where he would continue to serve his zone and the state at large in a higher capacity.
His Words: “The Governor who was on 24th May, 2022, elected as the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, flagbearer for Enugu North Senatorial District, truly deserves his place at the red Chamber, where he would continue to serve his people.
“His transformation and massive infrastructural deposits in the state will live in the heart of people forever.
“Meanwhile, I want to use this medium to also congratulate the former Chief of Staff to Ex-Gov Chimaroke Nnamani of Enugu State, Mr Peter Mba, who emerged winner of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primaries in the state.
“It is my prayer that the almighty God Guide and give you good health and wisdom to give Enugu state the best kind of leadership, beginning from 2023.
“Once again, a big congratulations,” Hon. Ekwueme concluded.