By Anselem Anokwute
The former General Manager Owerri Capital Development Authority (OCDA) and S. A. to Governor on New Partnership for African Development (NEPAD) Barrister Chima Anozie has described All Progress congress Party as people of like minds and one family as well as intact in the pursuit of its set objectives.
Barrister Anozie stated this in Owerri in an interactions with media men. According to him, there is no crisis in Imo State APC as envisaged by the opposition rather a show of interest which he said is an evidence of a good political party. He also stated that in terms of good leadership APC is not yet perfect but would soon attain its perfection.
The Orji Owerri North born Estate Valuer and a solicitor stated also that some people who know his worth are calling on him to come and contest for the 2019 Imo guber which according to him, he is still praying and consulting his family because power comes from God, he said.
Barr. Anozie also said that the governor’s urban renewal exercise is the best thing that ever happened to Imo State to ensure total compliance to the old Owerri master plan and to make Imo State the best planned city in Nigeria. He thanked the Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha for his passion to develop the state.
On the issues of Imo Assembly purportedly candidature of Ugwumba Uche Nwosu for Imo guber 2019. Barrister Anozie said earlier ambition kills interest according to him the house members are only elected for law-making business and has no constitutional right to adopt anybody for Imo people. He said APC as a party that believes in the change mantra can afford to leave in impunity, rather due process he said all elections in the party in 2019 will be free and fair and that APC must conduct its primary election for all the key positions in 2019.
Barrister Anozie also envisaged that Governor Okorocha has done well even to an extent of breaking protocols to attract some notable serving president in Africa to Imo State, he said if not such a person like Okorocha to pull a serving president to Imo State is not a mere fit but deserves a collective commendation. According to him such a laudable gestures has placed Imo State in African records while the much criticized statue has not only served as an archive for Imo students but also has created jobs to Fine and Apply Arts graduates in Imo State.
He therefore called on Imo people to always support the governor who he said has done marvelously way to uplift the Imo State standard and propelled the state both the national and international sphere