The Abia state Chairman of People Democratic Party, PDP, Dr Alwell Asiforo Okere has said that the the party is focusing on the best interest of the people by promoting internal democracy, peace and unity in a manner that will benefit all members in the development of the state.
He stated this while briefing newsmen at the end of the Executive Council Meeting of the party in Umuahia, Abia state capital.
He expressed satisfaction that the strategies the party adopted have started yielding good fruits as exhibited in its victory in the last local Government elections in the state .
He sited instance with it’s landslide victory in recovering the seat of the Federal House of representatives of the Aba North and South Constituencies from the Opposing All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA during the Federal House of representatives bi-election in 2021.
He expressed optimism that PDP under Dr Okezie Ikpeazu is poised to capture all the elective offices of the Constituency, Federal House of Representatives and senate that are presently being occupied by the opposition.
He assured that the party has no anointed candidate for any seat, but will give equal opportunity to all aspirants to test their popularity through ballot paper in a level playing ground in all future elections in the state.
He maintained that the party is not aware of any political office aspirant nor has zoned any office to any zone.
He thanked Abians for their love and support for the party ably led by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the electoral act duly transmitted to him by the National Assembly to guarantee a successful transition of democratic Government in the Country. END