Gov Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has been overwhelmingly chosen as the applicant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the February 2019 governorship race in the state.
Gov. Ugwuanyi, who was the sole aspirant in the brilliant and without hitch governorship primary race held at the famous Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu on Sunday, emerge the party’s competitor subsequent to surveying the most elevated number of votes thrown by the agents.
This is the first run through in the historical backdrop of the express a hopeful to the workplace of the Governor is challenging in the gathering primaries unopposed or as a sole wannabe.
The activity, which began with accreditation of representatives at the Michael Okpara Square, Enugu, started at around 3pm, after around 2, 895 licensed agents were passed on to the scene of the essential race in extravagance transports.
Pronouncing the essential race, which was checked by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) open, the Chairman of the 5-man State Electoral Committee from National Secretariat of the Party, Senator Ambuno Zik, expressed that the activity will be directed as per the discretionary demonstration and gathering’s rules and constitution.
Congressperson Zik, who noticed that Gov. Ugwuanyi was the sole applicant for the governorship essential decision, added that agents should vote in like manner, worrying: “Due process must be taken after”.
He complimented Gov. Ugwuanyi for digging in peace and great administration in Enugu State, and furthermore valued the state authority of the gathering, INEC, security organizations and gathering’s partners for their commitments to the accomplishment of the activity.
Presenting the sole governorship applicant of the gathering to the agents, the Deputy President of the Senate, Prof. Ike Ekweremadu, extolled Gov. Ugwuanyi for holding the strong point for the gathering and state, unveiling this was the first run through in the previous 21 years of his dynamic investment in legislative issues, that the PDP would have a sole hopeful and additionally a non-quarrelsome governorship essential race.
As indicated by him, “today we have not just a Governor who has performed extremely well, he has likewise settled in peace in Enugu State”.
Gov. Ugwuanyi while saying thanks to the agents for the mind-boggling support, offered thanks to God for the peace in Enugu State which has brought improvement and great administration.