…Polling Units and Wards are the real battle ground not Abuja says Senator Mrs M. Okadigbo.
By Paschal Candle.
February 18, 2023
All Progressives Congress (APC) Anambra State Chapter which has for so many years struggled unsuccessfully to achieve electoral success in the State had never had an outstanding outing except in 2017 Governorship Election and after that it seems they want to sleep but this time around the party has shown strong readiness to do what some people may call the impossible going by the political calculations in the state that has been controlled by the ruling All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and PDP for over ten years now.
The State Coordinator of Anambra APC Presidential Campaign Council, Senator Mrs Margrey Okadigbo today in an Interactive session with All the Ward Chairmen, Ward Coordinators of the Campaign Council in various Wards and Ward Youth Leaders in Awka said “enough is enough“ as she rolls out action plan for the Party as it concerns February 25th, 2023 General Elections.
In her remarks, She urge all ward chairmen and leaders not to have any form of squabble this time around. We still have a lot of ground to cover. She personally appealed to Ward Chairmen to always carry their Ward and Local Government Women Leaders along. We need to work with everyone, and engage in doo-to-door and house-to-house campaigns.
Senator Mrs Margrey Okadigbo at the meeting also expressed eagerness to make sure APC gets required over 25% votes to 40% votes cast for APC Presidential Candidate and to make sure APC wins National Seats at the General Election in the State.
She further said: “the purpose of this interaction is to thank them for the good job they during the Rally in the State and to identify with them as leaders of the party in various Wards who have a major role to play as we approach 25th February, 2023 Elections. She reminded them that they are real grassroots mobilizers. They should go out there and make the Party proud.
She maintained that her concerned is how we are going to deliver our Presidential Candidate and other candidates in 2023, therefore we deemed it fit to come together to make the party stronger at the grassroot. She urged them to submit the list of 10 man Polling Unit Canvassers.
The Chairman APC Campaign Rally Committee, Hon Sir Azuka Okwuosa appealed to the Ward Chairmen, Ward Coordinators and Ward Youth leaders of the party to work as a team for victory to be achieved, urging them not to loose hope but look at the bigger picture.
On his part, Senator Emma Anosike appealed to All Coordinators , Youth Leaders and Ward Chairmen to work like never before to deliver APC in the State, stressing that it is achievable if they work as a team just as they did during the Presidential Rally in the State.
Addressing the Ward Coordinators, Ward Youth Leaders and Ward Chairmen, The State Chairman, Chief Basil Ejidike maintained that the APC has done a lot for Anambra State and South in area of infrastructures which include Enugu-Onitsha Expressway, 2nd Niger Bridge, Enugu-Port Harcourt Road and some many other infrastructures. and Nigeria at large, stressing that the time to dethrone the ruling party is now which is why the 2023 general election is very important.
Chief Basil Ejidike urged them to work smart and like a team. He believed that APC Anambra will surpass other election records in Anambra State. He praised the Leadership of Senator Mrs Margrey Okadigbo in this campaign period.
(C) Paschal Candle.