Abia North 2023: Arochukwu kinsmen endorse Sen Ohuabunwa
* Predict landslide for him
By Steve Oko
The return bid of Senator Mao Ohuabunwa to the red chamber, Thursday received a major boost as his Atani Arochukwu kinsmen endorsed him for the Abia North senatorial contest.
It what can only pass for a grand civil reception although unannounced, the folks plus Aro people in all walks of life filed out in their numbers to give a rousing welcome to their illustrious son.
They vowed to stop at nothing in making sure he not only records a landslide victory in the entire Arochukwu Local Government Area but is returned to the Senate come 2023.
According to them the return bid of Senator Ohuabunwa to the Senate is no longer his personal project but has become a common project of the entire Aro kingdom which must be accomplished irrespective of the cost.
The Atani Mmawuru kinsmen of Senator Ohuabunwa pledged their unflinching support to his senatorial ambition, regretting that since his exit from the red chamber in 2019, Abia North has almost become voiceless and eclipsed from the political map of the country.
Speaking at the historic event, Eze-Ogo Atani (Dr) Mazi Charles Kanu Okoro, said Ohuabunwa is a trustworthy son to Aro kingdom who deserves the support of the people.
He said the event was organized to honour and equip him and get him battle ready to reclaim the senatorial seat of Abia North in 2023.
Responding, Senator Ohuabunwa appreciated his kinsmen for the surprised reception, saying it has tremendously encouraged him.
He said that his vision was to restore the lost glory of Abia North and give the zone quality representation.
The former Leader, ECOWAS Parliament, restated his readiness to reclaim his mandate which was stolen in 2019, assuring that with his emergence the era of relegation Abia North to the background is over.
The event was graced by the State PDP Deputy Chairman; Elder Amah Abraham; The Executive Chairman Arochukwu LGA, Prince Dan Kalu; and the Deputy Chairman , Hon. Cletus Nwankwo.
Others were Pricilia Umeham Commissioner Abia State Local Government Commission; former T. C Chairman Arochukwu LGA and Assist Sec/PRE Sen Mao’s District. Campaign Council, Princely Kingsley Ngunu; Hon. Obinna Nwankwo; DG Sen. Mao Arochukwu LGA Campaign Council, Hon. Tom Ezikpe.
Leader and Secretary of the LGA Campaign Council, Hon Nwabueze Okoro; Chief Sir Monday Amah, and Dr Isaac Nkole , among others were also present.
The high point of the event was the Traditional decoration of Senator Ohuabunwa by Atani Mmawuru Council of Traditional Rulers and the elders in council.
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