SEVENTY out of the 104 All
Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA,
Local Government Chairmanship
aspirants have threw their support
behind the All Progressives
Congress, APC candidate, Dr. Tony
Nwoye for Saturday’s Anambra
governorship election.
Led by Hon Augustine Ifezue, the
chairmanship aspirants who met at
Choice Hotel Awka yesterday said
they were abandoning their party
and its candidate, the incumbent
Governor to support Nwoye because
of breach of trust and injustices in
In their statement signed by
Hon. Ifezue, the aspirants said,
“That having viewed the future of
Anambra State and considered that
a Governor takes decision on things
that make a big impact in our lives
and homes; issues like employment,
functional health centres, youth
training and development, conducive
environment for Education, good net
work of roads, prudent management
of public funds among others. The
APGA governorship candidate, Chief
Willie Obiano who always believes
in governing people by deceit has
broken his promises.
“He created a gap between leaders
and the led. In fact, a big gap of doubt,
hopelessness, poverty and fear and
therefore has failed.
Alleging breach of trust they
claimed that they paid N1 million
to APGA for Anambra Local
Government Election nomination
form in 2010 and till date the election
has not held.
They said, “Based on the deceit and
false promises of Governor Willie
Obiano on this matter, we do hereby
passed a total vote of no confidence
on APGA as a party and Governor
Willie Obiano as governor.
“That having examined all the
Governorship candidates for 18
November 2017, governorship
election, we on this day the 11th
November 2017 boldly adopts Dr.
Tony Nwoye, the APC Governorship
candidate as our candidate for a
better Anambra State.
“He has the energy and fresh in
thinking that would turn the tide
on our problems. He is very serious
about making Anambra State a
safer place and care for the welfare
of the poor and less privileged. He
also believes that election promises
should be kept.
“It is a matter of trust and we trust
him. He has the ideas to do all these,
the ability and desire to fulfil his
promises. He is only asking for our
votes, while pledging to provide a
viable leadership that will generate
and sustain peoples trust through
transparency, accountability and
service to humanity

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