…promises to lift the state to greater height
The peace seen in the political empire of Engr. Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu may have come under severe test as another core loyalist of the Ikeduru-Imo State born Politician, Bar Chukwuma Ekomaru,SAN declares for the 2019 Imo State governorship contest under the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP).
The Umunoha-born legal titan whose governorship ambition has been discussed in hushed tones finally made it public on Sunday,April 15,2018 at his Azara/Umunoha ward in Mbaitolu Local Government Area .
Ekomaru,who has a Chieftainct title of ‘Obia Ozuma Ndi-Igbo served as Commissioner in Imo State under ex-Gov.Achike Udenwa administration and had returned to full legal practice after his political appointment.
The PDP governorship aspirant who was flanked by Party faithful, supporters and friends from across Imo state said that the journey for a new and prosperous state has started, and demands creative and innovative minds to define the future of the state.
The University of Nigeria Alumnus is said to have been consulting in the past two years on his governorship ambition across the state and beyond, and is said to enjoy enormous goodwill and testimony among those he worked with in Imo State and beyond as a man that puts commitment to every enterprise.
Meanwhile,Political observers in the State were in shock over the situation as Engr Iwuanyanwu would have to decide on who among the duo of Senator Samuel Anyanwu and Bar Chukwuma Ekomaru(SAN) to support.
Meanwhile, the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) Board of Trusttee member,Engr Iwuanyanwu recently commende Senator Anyanwu during his declaration at the PDP state office in Owerri.
Speaking on the declaration,Lady Doris Okoroh,Ex-Vice President,South-East-University of Nigeria Alumni Association and presently,National Treasurer commended Ekomaru(SAN) for his decision. She maintained that their alma matar prepares her graduates well towards taking leadership position realising that it is upon the alumni members to restore the dignity of man.