Nollywood veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu has described Candidates of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Prof. Chukwuma Soludo as the solution to Anambra problems.
He said success of President Olusegun Obasanjo’s administration had been attributed to Soludo.
Agu spoke in Awka during an interactive session Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano had with State workers at the Jerome Udoji Secretariat, Awka.
He said, “I worship Soludo like an idol. Soludo is the solution to Anambra problems.
“The success of President Olusegun Obasanjo’s administration has been attributed to Soludo. He managed the economy of Nigeria and will consolidate the economy of Anambra State.”
Earlier, the governor recalled that his administration had fulfilled his 2014 Campaign promises to the workers and had improved the working condition of the civil service.
“Saturday, Nov. 6 is the election, I urge you to come out en masse to exercise your franchise. The State is safe in all ramifications. Cast your vote to continue enjoying the prompt payment of salary and other benefits.
“Soludo knows how to develop resources for the welfare of workers. Soludo will do it even better,’’ Gov, Obiano said.
The APGA flagbearer, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo described the civil servants as the engine of every administration.
He pledged to implement his lofty manifesto that included welfare of workers, promotion of education, health and youth productivity, as well as work collaboratively with the workers to further improve on the condition of service.
He said: “We will stand on the foundation already established by Gov. Obiano to continue, complete, and consolidate on the achievements.
“We cannot owe salary. It is your right. Workers are very important to every administration. Teachers have very important roles in my manifesto. Teachers are the foundation of any nation.
“The quality of teachers and quality of teaching will determine the future of every state,’’ Soludo stressed.
The Head of Service, Barr Harry Uduh commended Gov. Obiano for his prompt intervention in the challenges of the civil servants.
“The first point of call after his inauguration was to identify with civil servants. He has been prompt in payment of salaries, pension and gratuity and leave allowances.’’
His administration engaged workers in training and retraining. He demonstrated his magnanimity several times in promoting workers welfare.