By Ononye VC
Governorship aspirants on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Sir Damian C. Okolo and Professor Chukwuma Soludo have picked the party’s nomination forms during the week at the APGA national Secretariat in Abuja.It was reported that both candidates have now officially joined the governorship race after picking the forms.
Okolo was reportedly accompanied to Abuja by the DCO Vanguard Director-General, Brendan Opara, Barr. Mrs Laura Okolo-Opara, Chief Obinna Udeaja, Barr Ifeanyi Nwosu, Mr Richard Usen, Engr. Kingsley Mmadubuonu, Engr. Chinedu Anyanwu, Onyedika Agbodike, Barr. Henry Okolo, Uche Nick Philips, Emeluwa vincent, Olaoye Olasunkanmi and a host of others on Tuesday.
After picking the forms, Okolo reassured the indigenes of Anambra that “he gave in to the pressure mounted on him by well-meaning Anambrarians to join the race in order to bring good governance and total happiness to the doorsteps of his brothers, Ndi Anambra.”
Meanwhile, at the camp of Professor Soludo,his supporters were jubilant on the successful journey to Abuja where he collected the forms.
They expressed hope that Professor Soludo will come out tops at the Primary election and the gubernatorial election.