..leverage on his achievements, quality leadership
By Chinedu Adonu
Ahead of the forthcoming State House of Assembly primary elections of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Enugu North Local Government Youth Alliance has appealed to delegates and stakeholders of the council to support Dr Ibenaku Onoh.
The group disclosed that the decision to mobilize for support was after analysing all the aspirants justling for the ticket, adding that they needed someone who is not a 1st timer to represent them as it is almost impossible for a 1st timer to hold any principal position at the house.
Recall that the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, State House of Assembly primaries is scheduled to hold on Wednesday, 18th May, 2022.
Dr Ibenaku Onoh, a UK trained lawyer and Doctorate Degree holder in law, is seeking reelection to represent the people of Enugu North Local Government at Enugu State House of Assembly, under the platform of the PDP.
In a statement signed by the National Coordinator of the Group, Hon Ngwu Sochima disclosed that they are seeking for maximum support of the decision makers and delegates in the council area based on Hon Onoh’s outstanding performance, conspicuous and noteworthy representation within the past 3 years.
He stated that, Hon Onoh, who is a U.K lawyer and from Ngwo, ensured the constituency got all the available democratic dividends from the state government.
“Enugu North Youth Alliance, is throwing support for Dr Ibenaku Onoh to be elected as the flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, in Enugu State House of Assembly.
“We have made series of analysis and discovered that, Dr Ibenaku Onoh performed very well within the last 3 years. It will also be in the best interest of the Local Government to allow Hon Onoh to return because, he has chances of being elected as a principal officer in the house, which means more opportunities would be provided for us.
“Dr Onoh is a kind hearted political leader, very accessible and reachable to all. He has helped to attract some projects to Enugu North Local Government and has more to offer,” he said.
He also listed some of Onoh’s achievements as a member of Enugu State House of Assembly, and also as a core party person, that so much believe in the party.
“Dr Onoh provided covid 19 palliatives for Enugu North citizens and denizens during the outbreak of COVID19 to cushion the hardship, first of his colleagues to do that, he provided employment opportunities for more than 59 Enugu North Youths, in various schemes and programmes of the state Government as well as civil service, He is one of the Enugu Legislators that partners with security agencies to ensure safety of his constituents and is always available to assist the needy.
“He provided reading and study materials for over 4 primary schools in Enugu North, Gave Scholarships to over 50 indigent constituents, Bought and distributed health equipments to some health centres amongst others.
He however, called on the delegates to elect Dr Onoh as he has a remarkable track record to beat any candidate that will emerge from any other political party in their constituency.
“Having performed very well, we call on Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, delegates of the party and other leaders, to support and elect Dr Ibenaku Onoh to be the party’s flag bearer because, it would give the parry an edge over other political parties.”
“We are very confident of the fact, that getting the ticket would be a bad market to other political parties in the state, because, Dr Ibeh Onoh, has the support and trust of the constituents, based on his performance records and humble life style,” he said.