Following the successful conduct of yesterday’s ward Congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the secretary of the APC National convention committee and Senator representing Imo north, Distinguished Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu has confirmed reports that the the APC ward Congresses was peaceful, free and fair and very successful, except that the Governor of the state, Owelle Rochas Okorocha at some point, adopted some of the convention committee members.
Briefing Press Men at Full Moon Hotel, New Owerri, Senator Benjamin Uwajumuogu said the APC Ward Congress was peaceful, successful and fair, except that the state Governor Anayo Rochas Okorocha and his son in-law, Uche Nwosu adopted the Congress committee members and tried to hijack the process.
He said the Chief of Staff, Uche Nwaosu brought miscreants from Ohaji/egbema to disorganized the meeting of the APC stakeholders, held after the ward Congresses at the 305 wards of the state.
While Senator Uwajumuogu made it clear that there was no cause for alarm,he maintained that the list of the Ward Congresses will be made public. He called on party faithfuls to remain loyal and dedicated to the efforts of the party stakeholders to move the party forward.
Present at the press conference include,
the Deputy Governor of Imo State, Prince Eze Madumere Mfr
Senator Ifeanyi Araraume
Sir Jude Ejiogu
Chief Jasper Azuatalam
Chief Okey Ikoro
Chief Chukwuemeka Nwajuba
Sir Kingsley Ononuju,
Dr Vitalis Orikeze Ajumbe,
Hon Osita Opara,
Ichie Best Mbanaso
Chief Marcon Nlemigbo,Emeka Ahaneku, I.K Ogbonna and other party leaders.