Abia governor, to formally declare his intention to re-contest for governorship position.


The PDP State Chairman, Chief Johnson Onuigbo says that the Okezie Ikpeazu’s Mega Rally taking place in the state on Wednesday this week is to showcase to the world the strength of the party to succeed in the 2019 general elections.

Chief Onuigbo who was speaking to our correspondent Godwin Ike at the party’s secretariat Umuahia on the planned PDP/OKEZIE IKPEAZU MEGA RALLY holding at the Event Center, Okpara Square Umuahia, said the Governor is expected to formally declare his intention to re-contest for the Governorship seat of the state in line with the yearnings of the people of Abia.

The state Chairman who described the Governor as a product of equity and justice, said, Ikpeazu is as of today the sole candidate of the party based on his impressive performance which has made it impossible for any other aspirant to challenge him

Chief Onuigbo said that the PDP is the only party preparing for the 2019 general elections in the state, and no automatic ticket for any aspirant as the party has provided a level playground for everybody

He maintained that the Governor’s investment in education sector and his five pillars of development accounts for the excellent performance of Abia students for the past four years in WAEC and the ranking of ABSU as one of the leading institutions of higher learning across the country