The leader of all the kindred in Egede land Chief Nganga Ibetue, the Aka ji Ofo of Egede land “Isi Ani” on Monday presented an “ofo”- the symbol of authority and a prove of sincerity to Sen. Ayogu Eze, the APC flag bearer for Enugu gubernatorial election.
The “Ofo” was presented to Ayogu Eze when he paid an unscheduled visit to Chief Nganga Ibetue.
While showering blessings on the entourage led by Ayogu Eze, the leader of all the kindred in Egede land described the APC guber candidate as a promoter of modern democracy and a political tactician per excellence whose experience would transform the state if elected as governor.
Chief Nganga Ibetue who stated that he has never been partisan in his life, remarked that he has changed his position with the entrance of Sen. Ayogu Eze and Mrs. Juliet Ibekaku into his compound and assured that Egede land will vote massively for the APC.
Responding, Sen. Eze thanked the elders for the trust reposed in him and promised that with the “ofo”, dividends of democracy will get to the people of Egede and all parts of Enugu State.
He further assured that the fallow lands in Egede just like in other parts of the state shall be put to judicious use as there are practical plans to kick off agricultural revolution in the state.
Addressing the crowd of APC supporters who stormed the house of the “Isi Ani” Senator Ayogu Eze assured that Egede would be the first place to visit when he must have been sworn in as the governor, as a further demonstration of his gratitude for what they did and also to cement this friendship with the people of Egede.
He admonished the people to come out en mass and vote all APC candidates starting from President Muhammad Buhari, the National Assembly Candidates including Mrs. Juliet Ibekaku on February 16th and March 2nd for the Governorship down to all the State House of Assembly candidates of the party.
The unscheduled visit attracted hundreds of APC loyalists