By Esindu Jacobs
The All Progressive Congress (APC), has selected 180 delegates to represent Anambra State chapter at the party’s National Convention on Saturday
They are drawn from the 21 local government areas whose names were announced at the State party’s office in Awka Wednesday, by the State Chairman, Sir Basil Ejidike.
Ejidike, announced the names during the inauguration of the state zonal and local government executive committees members at the party headquarters.
According to Ejidike, “the delegates were selected , according to APC Constitution, from the state exco, LGA executive and political office holders.
While congratulating the newly Inaugurated state officers, Ejidike, said; I wish to restate and draw your attention to the essence of a political party. All political parties’s interest is to win elections and advance the course of their environment and
“The APC has all it takes to achieve this and more. Therefore, we must all put our hands on deck to reposition the party, and as well win elections.
“This is achievable in Anambra being that we have both the human and material resources needed. As a new family we are poised.; galvanize and harness our diverse Potential and resources to put our party in political positions in our dear state
“It is indeed factual that the AP C-led Federal Government has benefitted Anambra State and people in terms of infrastructural development, human capacity building and empowerment.
“These have reposed on us all the onerous task of leading the people of Anambra into the mainstream politics of Nigeria This we must accomplish.
“In a very special way, I appreciate the President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency Muhamadu Buhari, GCFR, for his giant developmental strides in Anambra State.
“I will not fail to offer special appreciation to the Chairman, APC Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC);His Excellency Mai Mala Buni, and other members of the Committee, for their unflinching support to our party in Anambra.
“Permit me to pledge our unalloyed loyalty and unequivocally extend our heartfelt and sincere gratitude to the APC leader in Anambra state, His Excellency Distinguished Sen. Dr Andy Uba, MFR, Igwebuike Anambra; for his uncommon commitment towards moving the party forward based in the State ” Ejidike said