Abia PDP: No politician excels without political wards – Ikpeazu tells party members
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu reiterated his membership and loyalty to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), saying the party remains the people’s choice of the state.
Governor Ikpeazu insisted on the need to strengthen the party in various neighborhoods in local government areas of the state, stressing that no politician excels without political quarters.
Abia’s chief executive speaking as he hosted the PDP meeting of Obingwa Ward 7 (his immediate neighborhood) in Umuobiakwa village in the Obingwa local government area of the state .
He said anyone who excels in politics must be approved and supported by their political district and urged stakeholders to always hold party district meetings at regular intervals.
Ikpeazu stressed the need for party members at the constituency level to reorganize and strengthen themselves at the voting unit level.
The governor has tasked party leaders at the district level to ensure that democracy takes root in polling stations, especially now that voter registration has resumed.
He urged all eligible voters who have not yet registered to do so immediately.
Also in their separate speeches at the PDP meeting, the Obingwa Ward PDP Stakeholder Chair, Chief Rowland Nwakanma and a party leader, Chief Isaac Ogbonna, thanked Governor Ikpeazu for hosting the neighborhood reunion and congratulated him on his giant leaps in the state.
The pillars of the PDP assured that they would maintain the monthly meeting as it would strengthen the party in the parish.
They called on party members and Abians in general to ensure they register for the ongoing INEC online registration exercise.
Earlier in the meeting, Mr. Ahamefule Egbulefu, chairman of Obingwa Ward 7 of the People’s Democratic Party, revealed that the party was making frantic efforts to encourage people to participate in the registration exercise of INEC.
He praised Governor Okezie Ikpeazu for kicking off the organization of neighborhood meetings to strengthen him for future and greater electoral exploits.
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