Ahead of the February 29 Local Government Election in Enugu State, members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, loyal to foreign affairs minister, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama have released a list of the party’s candidates.
The list made available to DAILY POST on Thursday, contained names of chairmanship and councilorship candidates.
It was signed by Comrade Adolphus Ude, as the Pioneer Deputy State Chairman of the party, as well as Enugu State Youth Coordinator, President Muhammadu Buhari re-election campaign, 2019.
While unveiling the list to journalists, Ude said it was submitted to the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission, ENSIEC, on Wednesday.
He declared that the party was ready to slug it out with the candidates of other political parties in the election.
He said, “with the likes of the Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, the Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, and a host of others, we are certain of victory in the election.”
Ude revealed that the party’s candidates emerged after primary elections conducted across the State on January 21, 2020.
The list below:
Isi Uzo LGA-
Odo Benedict- Chairman
Okpube Ifeanyi – Vice Chairman
Igbo-Eze South LGA
Ugwuoke Valentine – Chairman
Ugwu George O. – Vice Chairman
Emmanuel Ofodu- Chairman
Chinedu Anibueze – Vice Chairman
Hon. Chika Mama – Chairman
Onoh Kenneth – Vice Chairman
Enugu East LGA
KIngsley Anike- Chairman
Sunday Ugwu – Vice Chairman
Enugu North LGA
Chief Chukwuka Ojukwu- Chairman
Hon. Usman Yusuf Eze- Vice Chairman
Oji River LGA
Onwukwe Chukwuemeka -Chairman
Augustine Nwora Ogwudile- Chairman
Mrs. Ijeoma Eneli – Vice Chairman
Vincent Nwafor- Chairman
Ezenwa Okechukwu- Vice Chairman
Agu Chinwendu- Chairman
Barr. Vincent Ibe- Vice Chairman
Ugwu Peace – Chairman
Nkanu West LGA
Bridget Ogbodo- Chairman
Aneke Henry- Vice Chairman