The former governor of Anambra State, His Excellency, Dr Chukwuemeka Ezeife (Okwadike) has described Senator Uche Ekwunife as the best manager of constituency and a great manager of resources. He said that Ekwunife is his daughter with whom he is well pleased.
Dr Ezeife said this on Tuesday, March 23, 2021, when he joined Senator Ekwunife to submit her nomination forms at the National secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abuja. Ekwunife is contesting to become the next governor of Anambra State.
Speaking at the gathering, Dr Ezeife stated that he has known Senator Ekwunife for a long time, and has no doubt in her ability and capacity to deliver if elected the next governor of the state. He stated that her managerial abilities are unique and exceptional.
Okwadike told the party to make no mistake about putting Ekwunife forward as their candidate for the November 6 election. He said that many years ago he told Ekwunife that she will become the first elected female governor in Nigeria, a statement he noted can come to reality as Anambrarians go to the polls this year.
Dr Ezeife urged all women to throw their weight behind the federal lawmaker. He described Ekwunife’s governorship ambition as a great opportunity for Nigerian women to make a bold statement in the country.
It’s important to note that two former Anambra Deputy Governors, former Ministers, serving national and state asssmbly members, former PDP National Women Leaders and many other prominent Nigerians joined the Senator in the exercise.