The State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Abia State chapter, Dr. Kingsley Ononogbu has said the emergence of Alhaji Abdullahi Adamu as national chairman of the party will herald good tidings for Nigerians.
Ononogbu, who described Adamu as an experienced progressive, said that his services as a governor, Senator, and political leader are great promises that better days are here again for all Nigerians.
He expressed satisfaction at the maturity exhibited by all those involved in the exercise , and urged all members, especially in Abia State to work with the new leadership and move the state forward.
He said “I heartily congratulate His Excellency, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, who just emerged as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the just concluded National Convention of our great party.
“Senator Adamu’s candidature at the convention and unanimous acceptance as Chairman is a clear testimony of his popularity due to his charismatic leadership qualities, integrity, wealth of experience and democratic tendencies”.
He stated that the idea of consensus arrangement is a proof that the APC remains as one big family in which differences are resolved amicably.
“Our party has been through a lot of challenges, and we have always come out of it. That has kept us growing. Today, the APC is ready for the next elections, with this novel leadership.
“Alhaji Abdullahi Adamu will ensure that APC remains at the top of its game, I have no doubts at all.
“For us in Abia, it is now time for us to take the words of Mr President to heart, when he enjoined us all to promote internal democracy and equal opportunities and ensure that party primaries are not influenced by “highest bidders” going into the 2023 elections.
“That way, we will be able to elect the most competent leaders for Abia State, and root out the canker worms that have eaten deep in the fabrics of our state since our return to democracy.
Addressing members of the press when he arrived Umuahia from Abuja, Ononogbu assured the National Chairman that Abia APC is strongly behind his leadership.
He pledged that the state chapter f the party will bring true democracy to Abia citizens by winning the State for APC, and bringing dividends of good governance to the people.
He extolled the virtues of APC Leader in South East, Senator Hope Uzodinma, who is the Governor of Imo state, thanking him for the mature ways he piloted the affairs of the party as it concerns all APC states under his leadership.during the convention . END