Leading aspirant for the 2023 Owerri senatorial seat, Chief Jerry Chukwueke has continued to garner more support from leaders of Owerri Zone.
During his sensitization and consultative visit to Owerri West Local Government Area, weekend, Ochiagha Eluchie extolled the sterling qualities of Chief Chukwueke whom he said, has the exposure, experience, contacts and education to represent Owerri Zone at the Senate.
He said Chukwueke needs no introduction in Owerri Zone, Imo and South East, adding that the Imo East senatorial district deserves a better deal in 2023.
Speaking also, Prof Henry Njoku backed the aspiration of Chief Chukwueke based on what he described as the antecedents and track record of the Awaka-born technocrat.
Meanwhile Chief Jerry Chukwueke has called on the people of Ngor Okpala and Owerri West LGAs to support only aspirants who have the required competencies and right antecedents to change Owerri Zone for the better.While Chief Gibson Achonwa-Njemanze equally appreciated Chief Chukwueke’s programme and vision for the Owerri Zone if sent to the Senate in 2023.
Chukwueke who addressed leaders and members of Ngor Okpala APC at Umuoye and Umuneke Ngor last Wednesday, also met with Owerri West APC leaders and faithful at Orogwe and Avu on Saturday.
He reiterated his resolve to prioritize training and empowerment of Owerri Zone youths and women via various well -thought programs.
Chukwueke said Imo and the South East need astute representatives at the Senate come 2023, saying that his aspiration transcends just Owerri Zone”s interest.
He made it clear that only a different set of leaders who feel the pulse of the people change the things in the country.