Kidnapped People Democratic Party aspirant in Chineme Onyeke has said despite his orchestrated kidnapped by hoodlums, he still remains committed to rescuing Nsukka Local government area from bad governance, impunity and brazen recklessness.
Onyeke in statement thanked the police for his rescue from his abductors.
Onyeke he is aspiring to contest the Chairmanship position in the forthcoming local government election was kidnapped on along Ehalumuna- Opi road.
He is said to have been pressured by stakeholders to step down for the immediate past Chairman of the council, Patrick Omeje but he rejected offer made to him and insisted on contesting the primary election.
Meanwhile, Patrick Omeje is the sole candidate in the election under the Peoples’ Democratic Party.
The statement reads:
“To the glory of God , I wish to announce to you that I survived a dastardly act orchestrated by hoodlums who attempted to assassinate me on Saturday , Jan, 18th , 2020 along Ehalumona – Opi road.
“I thank Nigerian Police Force, Enugu State command for their prompt response to this ugly challenge”.
“Be rest assured that the struggle to rescue Nsukka Local Area from the bad governance, impunity and brazen recklessness is a Divine Call which must be answered by all”.
“Please, count on my commitment to this generational struggle”.