The State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon. Stanley Emegha, on Friday, sent a heartwarming message to President Mohammadu Buhari, Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, the party’s National leadership led by Governor of Yobe State, Mai Bala Buni, Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, thanking them for a successful Inauguration.
APC had on Tuesday, at the party’s national headquarters in Abuja, inaugurated chairmen of 34 state chapters to run the affairs of the party at the state level. Among those inaugurated was Hon. Emegha.
He also thanked the wife of Ebonyi State Governor, Mrs Rachael Ogonna Umahi, the Deputy Governor of Ebonyi State, Dr Kelechi Igwe, the speaker of Ebonyi State Assembly, Hon. Ogbonnaya Nwifuru and host of others.
Emegha, noted that the leader of the party In the state, Gov. Umahi’s mentorship has not just reorganized and revamped the APC in the region, but also has made it a formidable force with very bright prospects in the future.
The state chairman assured that his administration will be anchored on democratic tenets and loyalty to the popular opinion and ideology in order to successfully steer the ship to the preferred destination.
“With high sense of humility, l am at a loss of words to express my heartfelt gratitude to the pragmatic and buoyant leader of our party in the state who is also the chairman, South East Governor’s Forum and Ebonyi State Governor, His Excellency, Chief Engr. (Dr.) David Nweze Umahi, (FNSE, FNATE) for his mentorship which has not just reorganized and revamped the APC in the region but also has made it a formidable force with very bright prospects in the future. Her Excellency, our mother and Wife of the Governor, Chief Mrs Rachael Ogonna Umahi. Your motherly role to our father towards repositioning the state and party cannot be compared to anything. Therefore, I appreciate your loving kindness to humanity.
“I also want to thank the Deputy Governor, Barr Eric Kelech Igwe, Ph.D for his supportive tendencies which has been flavouring the administration of the Governor and the party with sweet aroma.
“May I at this juncture, gratefully acknowledge the contributions of the Right Honourable Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Chief Francis Ogbonna Nwifuru; Minister of Science and Technology, His Excellency, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu; His Excellency, the immediate past Governor of the State, Chief Martins Nwanchor Elechi; Member representing Ikwo/Ezza South constituency at the National Assembly, Comrade Chinedu Oga; the Nigeria High Commissioner to Republic of Zambia, His Excellency, Ambassador Nwannebuike Ominyi; Deacon Austin Umahi (Anyanwu ndi Igbo), other party members and the entire Ebonyians for your respective roles that brought us where we are today.
“In return of your roles as strong pillars of our great party, I wish to reinstate that your support cannot be disparaged under my watch as your Chairman”, he stated.