Ezza people endorse Elechi’s senatorial ambition

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By Peter Okutu

ABAKALIKI—EZZA nation has given its nod for Governor Martin Elechi of Ebonyi State to take a shot at the National Assembly to represent Ebonyi Central senatorial zone in 2015.

In a communiqué signed by Ezeogo Emmanuel Usulor of Amaezekwe community after a meeting held at Oroke Onuoha, Ezza North council area of Ebonyi State, Ezza leaders of thought, made up of traditional rulers of Ezza extraction, professionals, religious leaders, Catholic priests and pastors of Pentecostal churches, endorsed Governor Elechi for Senate and Laz Ogbee to represent Ezza South/Ikwo federal constituencies.

According to the Ezza nation, the choice of Governor Elechi to represent Ebonyi central senatorial zone is informed by his contribution to the development of the state and the zone in particular and his leadership quality which had stood him out among other contestants.

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