By: IFEANYI Okonkwo
The Senator representing Anambra South Senatorial District Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah has assured women from his zone that better days are yet come.
Senator Ubah who is the candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) for the district’s 2023 senatorial election further expressed his profound appreciation to the women for their roles in promoting discipline and orderliness in their various homes and communities.
Speaking at the 2022 annual August general meeting of the of the Catholic diocese of Nnewi, Ubah thanked them for being good disciples of christiandom and for promoting the norms of the catholic church.
The Senator urged the christian mothers to always promote law and order in their various parishes and communities and also help the state government in fighting insecurity by reporting any suspicious movements to the appropriate authorities.
Speaking on the need for the church to sustain their support for the less privileged in the society, senator Ubah appreciated the catholic Women Organization (CWO) and other women groups in the diocese for their efforts towards improving the wellbeing of the people through their skills acquisition and support programmes and pledged to open up more areas of collaboration with them.
He further reiterated that the society will become a better place if all hands are on deck to support the needy.
In his speech, the YPP Candidate for the 2023 Nnewi North State Constituency Election, Sir Augustine Ikedoji (Synod) who accompanied the Senator on the August visit , appreciated the Diocesan women for their overwhelming support in promoting humanitarian causes. He further reassured them that he will always protect the interests of the less privileged and urged them not to relent in promoting law and order in their various communities.
Also speaking, Chief Dan Edokwe and Chief Ernest Otugo both of whom were also on the Senator’s entourage thanked the women for being good role models and followers of the teachings of Christ.
Responding, the women through their leadership appreciated Senator Ubah for the uncommon efforts he has made towards changing the narrative in the Senatorial District as well as his humanitarian gestures.
The women who couldn’t hide their joy further maintained that Senator Ubah started making uncommon efforts at human capacity development far before joining politics. They also appreciated him for the efforts he has made through the instrumentality of his office to attract quality programmes to ndị Anambra South and reassured him of their continuous support..