By Ononye VC
Dr. Onyekachukwu Ibezim, a native of Mbaukwu in Awka South local government area of Anambra state, has been nominated by the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as running mate to the party’s candidate in the forthcoming Anambra state gubernatorial election, Professor Chukwuma Soludo.
Dr. Ibezim, a medical doctor by profession, currently serves in the Willie Obiano administration as Special Adviser to the Governor on Indigenous Medicine and Herbal Practice. He also doubles as the Managing Director of Anamba Oxygen Plant located at COOUTH, Amaku, Awka and also the Executive Director of ANSACA, Anambra State Agency for Control of HIV/AIDS.
Dr. Ibezim is the younger brother to the Archbishop, Province of the Niger and Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Revd. Alexander Ibezim.