By Chijindu Emeruwa
The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia State, has lauded the resoluteness and dedication of its leaders and members despite damning challenges and as well as the irregularities orchestrated by the Peoples Democratic Party,PDP, during the 2019 general elections that purportedly thwarted the chance of the progressive party to form government in the State.
The APC passed a vote of confidence on the leader of the Abia APC caucus, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, third term Member currently representing Isuiakwato/Umunneochi federal constituency, Hon. Nkeriuka Onyejiocha and the State Party Chairman, Hon Donatus Nwankpa, applauding the APC leaders for their undetered contributions towards the growth of the party in Abia State.
The progressive party also rated the leaders high, especially in the area of administration, legislation and infrastructures, saying they had exhibited exemplary leadership since assumption of their various political offices.
In a press statement issued by the Publicity Secretary of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia State, Comrade Ben Godson, Monday, noted the party leader’s unquantifiable contributions of their wealth of experience towards the growth of the party in Abia State, tasked them in sustaining the peace existing in the party fold.
This came following the outcome of the meeting of Abia Caucus of the All Progressives Congress, APC, held at Igbere residence of the Senate Majority Chief Whip and ex-Governor of the State, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, in Abia on Sunday.
However, the Abia APC partly stated, “Following our the success recorded in the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abia State Caucus meeting that held at Igbere, Bende LGA country home of our leader, Senator Orji Uzor-Kalu, we wish to commend the manner of dedication showcased during and after the meeting is worth commending and will go a long way in strengthening our party both in Abia and Southeast in general.
“We commend the Abia APC Caucus Chairman and Chief Whip of the Nigerian Senate, Senator Orji Uzor-Kalu for his able and fruitful leadership. Indeed, names are significant and just like an Iroko, his leadership impact is is seen beyond the state and Southeast. We also thank Deputy Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Hon. Nkeiruka Onyejeocha for her indefatigable role and contributions towards the growth of our party”.