An international group, Igbos for a Progressive Nigeria, IPAN, has expressed shocked over the living conditions of people of Anambra State, stressing that priority of the next government must be alleviating the sufferings of the people.
The National Leader, Comrade Lawrence Onuzulike made the observation during the group’s tour of the state ahead of the November 6 governorship election in the state
He noted that while some of them have given up, others prayed they would be remembered by the incoming governor.
He vowed that his group, being the voice of the progressive Igbos, would no longer fold it’s hands and watch Ndigbo suffer in silence.
He said, “As Anambra governorship election gets closer, IPAN went around the state to show the incoming governor, whosoever it may be, what the people of the state are going through.
“During the eye-opening tour of the state, IPAN’s delegation were shocked by the living conditions of many people. Some people who are brave enough shared some heartbreaking tales of what they and their little children pass through just to survive in the state.
“While some of them have given up, many prayed that the incoming governor will remember them and come to their rescue.
“IPAN, being the voice of the progressive Igbos, will no longer fold it’s hands and watch Ndigbo suffer in silence.
“IPAN will work to ensure that come November, 2021, the newly elected governor must hit the ground running. The priority must be alleviating the sufferings of the people of the state.”