Okezie Ikpeazu, the Governor of Abia State, has acknowledged that the ruling Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP) within the State stays the occasion of selection.
He stated as such, all arms have to be on deck to consolidate on the beneficial properties and energy of the occasion within the State.
Governor Ikpeazu acknowledged this on Sunday, on the Dr. Micheal Okpara Auditorium Umuahia, whereas addressing a gathering of the stakeholders of the occasion, the primary for the 12 months 2021.
Governor Ikpeazu made it clear that the occasion remained as robust as ever within the State and restated his robust membership of the occasion, dismissing rumors of his alleged defection plans as unfounded.
He challenged stakeholders of the occasion in any respect ranges to shut ranks and work in concord with leaders of the occasion.
The Governor reassured occasion stakeholders that there is no such thing as a trigger for alarm over the rumored defection of occasion members to different events.
He acknowledged that the 2 individuals who left the occasion did so as a result of he refused to make a dedication handy over to them computerized tickets of the occasion for the 2023 elections.
Ikpeazu made it clear that he had no regrets over his stance as a result of it was too early within the day to make such commitments to any individual, including that when the time is true, the occasion will select her candidates.
He suggested occasion members to not enable private ambitions to override occasion supremacy at a time when the final elections are virtually two years away.
Governor Ikpeazu congratulated the newly elected Government Chairmen of the 17 Native Authorities Areas within the State and urged them to embark on folks oriented tasks of their areas and at all times be certain that they hold the communication channels open between them and members of the occasion of their councils.
The Chief Government Officer of Abia State, nevertheless, assured occasion members that the baton he obtained from the final administration will stay intact with him and by the grace of God, the subsequent administration within the State can be a PDP authorities.
Earlier, whereas welcoming stakeholders to the assembly, the State Chairman of the occasion, Rt Hon Allwell Asiforo Okere instructed the members that the assembly is a part of the methods of the State Working Committee of the occasion to maintain key stakeholders abreast of happenings within the occasion, in addition to search their inputs into numerous applications of the occasion.
The Abia PDP counseled the synergy between the State Authorities, the occasion govt council within the State, in addition to members of the Nationwide Meeting.
Throughout the PDP assembly, numerous speeches have been delivered by completely different stakeholders of the occasion, together with the Deputy Governor, Sir Ude Oko Chukwu, the Nationwide Organizing Secretary of the occasion, Col. Austin Akobundu (Rtd), Senators T A Orji, Enyinnaya Abaribe and Mao Ohuabunwa.
Hon. Abonta Nkem Uzuoma spoke on behalf of the members of the Home of Representatives, whereas Speaker Chinedum Orji spoke on behalf of the State Meeting members of the PDP.
Chief Tony Ukasoanya and Senator Emma Nwak, each former State Chairmen of the occasion additionally spoke.
Hon. P C Onyegbu spoke on behalf of Abia North, Barrister CSL Nwosu spoke for Abia Central whereas Hon. Chinwe Nwanganga spoke for Abia South. Chief Mrs Nnenna Obewu spoke on behalf of the Abia PDP girls.
All of them restated their complete dedication to the success and energy of the occasion within the State and congratulated Governor Okezie Ikpeazu for the large successes recorded in infrastructures within the State.