BY NWABUEZE OKONKWO
The National Publicity Secretary of the United Progressives Party (UPP), Chief Ogbuehi Dike, has assured supporters of the party in the country of their preparedness to sweep the polls in various parts of the country particularly in the South East geo-political zone during the 2015 general election in the country.
Dike who spoke in Awka, the Anambra State capital after the state congress of the party during which a new state executive members of the party were elected, expressed optimism that the party must surely make a meaningful impact during the elections. Dike who was the chairman of the State Congress Committee, disclosed that the party has commenced preparations for the next election with the holding of the State congresses of the party for the purpose of setting up state executives of the party in all states of the federation.
He said that now that they have completed the election of the executives of Anambra State chapter of the party, they would now move to Imo, Abia, Enugu and Ebonyi States, which would be followed by South South geopolitical zone until they get the Congress completed in all the geopolitical zones in the country.
The new chairman of the party in Anambra State, Dr. Sylvester Igwilo, in his post election speech, attributed his election to an act of God and an opportunity to serve humanity, saying that God who called them to serve will lead them to the promised land.