Chairmen of All Progressives Grand Alliance APGA, in all the 21 local government areas of Anambra State and other party stalwarts have endorsed the aspiration of Prof Peter Umeadi for the Presidential ticket of the party ahead of 2023 general elections.
Leader of the group, Chief Livinus Onyenwe during a visit to the former Chief Judge at his hometown in Nri, Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State, described Umeadi as a shinning star that should be showcased to the rest of the country.
“Prof Umeadi is a quality product that would be easily marketed by APGA to the rest of the country. His status and excellent record in public service will be the selling point of the party, in the race for 2023 presidency”, he said.
Chairman of APGA in Idemili North LGA, Chief Festus Onwurah stated that the party, the third largest political party in Nigeria, was determined to present a quality candidate for the 2023 presidency, assuring the support from his people to ensure Umeadi secures the party’s nomination.
His counterpart from Anaocha LGA, Barr Ndubuisi Obiadi said the party has witnessed influx of influential personalities in area following the entrance of the former Chief Judge in view of eminent jurist good pedigree.
“the party will achieve significant electoral gains in the next general election, if it presents Prof Umeadi as its presidential flag bearer,” he added.
Responding, Umeadi appealed to the party leaders to continue to work for the the success of the party in all elections by ensuring internal democracy, party supremacy and sanctity of the ballot.