The Speaker, Anambra State House of Assembly, Dr Uche Okafor has commended the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for the peaceful conduct of its ward, local government and state congresses in the state.
Okafor, in his congratulatory message on Thursday in Awka, also commended Gov. Chukwuma Soludo who doubles as APGA’s National Leader, for providing adequate security during the exercise.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that APGA held its state congress on Tuesday in Awka where Chief Ifeatu Obi-Okoye, former National Publicity Secretary of the party, emerged State Chairman.
He said: “The peaceful conduct of the just concluded congresses showed that Governor Soludo is a true democrat and committed party man.
“I commend APGA stakeholders and faithful at the ward, local government and state levels for conducting themselves peacefully.
“I also congratulate the elected officers of the party, especially the new APGA State Chairman, Chief Ifeatu Obi-Okoye. I urge you to see the party as a family and ensure peace and harmony among party faithful.”
The speaker called for collective efforts in preparations for the party’s national convention.
He urged residents and politicians in the state irrespective of their party affiliations to key into the development drive of Gov. Soludo’s administration to move the state to an enviable height. (NAN)