By Lizzy Chirkpi
OrderPaperToday – A gubernatorial aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 2017 governorship election in Anambra State, Senator Andy Uba has vowed to unseat the incumbent governor, Mr. Willie Obiano.
Senator Uba made this promise during his sensitization tour to various local government areas in the state where he addressed huge gatherings of party faithful preparatory to the APC primaries.
The local governments visited are, Anambra West, Anambra East, Oyi and Anaocha local government areas. Others are Idemili North and South local governments and Onitsha North and South.
While addressing the large gathering of party faithful, Senator Uba said he was more qualified than all other APC aspirants to the governorship of Anambra and also has the necessary connections in Abuja to attract democracy dividends to the state.
According to the senator, “Anambra state needs someone like me who has resources and connection to turn things around and bring federal presence, employment and infrastructure to the state.”
He assured the party Excos of his maximum support and assistance that will enable them carry out their various duties which he has proven by donating 24 vehicles for all the local governments, zonal party chairmen, donation of bags of rice and financial resources to party faithful.
At the Onitsha North local government, a member of the House of Representatives, Ms Linda Ikpeazu, called on the indigenes to give maximum support to senator Uba whom she described as a go-getter and generous who used his contact and resources to attract employment to many Anambrarians during the Obasanjo administration.
At Ogidi, Idemili North Local government area and Ojoto Idemili South local government area, Senator Andy promised that his administration will be all inclusive devoid of discrimination and marginalization for the benefit of all.
At Anaocha local government area, one of the numerous admirers of senator Uba, Elder Paschaline Ebube offered prayers for victory of senator Andy and also delivered a gift to him.