AWKAâ€”The Progressive Peoples Alliance, PPA, in Anambra State has concluded plans to hold aÂ rally in Onitsha, as its gubernatorial candidate, Mrs Uche Ekwunife makes a final stand for the February 6,Â 2010 governorship election in the state. The rally is scheduled for today at the Basilica of Holy Trinity in the morning.
Dignitaries expected to grace and speak at the rally includes the governorship candidate of the party, Mrs Ekwunife,Â the Chairman of PPA Board of Trustees and former Presidential candidate of the party Dr OrjiÂ Kalu,
PPA National Women Leader, Hajia Halima Soda,Â the Chairman of the party in Anambra State, Chief Frank Igboka,Â select state and national leaders of the party and women group leaders in Anambra State.
Addressing newsmen on the state of preparation for the rally yesterday in Awka, the state capital, the Chairman of the Organising Committee of the Uche Ekwunife Campaign Organisation, Mr. Okey Chikwendu, disclosed that everything had been put in place to ensure a successful event that would usher in certain victory for the partyâ€™s flagbearer in the election.
According to the Media Adviser to Mrs Ekwunife,Â the campaign rally will provide a common platformÂ for the leaders, and national officers of the PPA to joinÂ the governorship candidate on herÂ campaign, which would focus on personal interaction with the people, as she enlightens them on her plans for Anambra people and other things she will do if elected.