The entire Bende youths drawn from the five autonomous communities of Bende have thrown their weight and support behind OTAMBA/PUO PROJECT 20/20 and for the total victory of Chief Emmanuel O.N. Onwuchekwa the PDP party flag bearer in the forthcoming Local Government Election and his deputy Mr Uzoma Okoro, including the councillorship candidate for Bende ward Hon. Godswill Evans.
Speaking when they stormed the residence of OTAMBA last night, the youths through their leader Hon. Onyebuchi Kalu said that OTAMBA/PUO PROJECT 20/2O is a collective responsibility of Bende youths that must be actualised.
They thanked the Governor of Abia State Dr Victor Okezie Ikpeazu, the PDP state working committee ably led by Dr Allwell Asiforo Okere, the TC Chairman for Bende LGA, the LG party Chairman Chief Dike C Dike, the leader of the party in Bende ward Chief B.A. Meregin and the entire members of PDP Abia Stste for ensuring that the age long dream of Bende Ancient Kingdom of having the Executive Chairman of Bende Local Government Area from Bende ward is actualised, and pledged their continuing support to the Governor Ikpeazu PDP led administration in Abia State.
Responding, the PDP Chairmanship candidate Chief Emmanuel O.N. Onwuchekwa thanked Bende youths for identifying with their own and assured them that he will carry every community along in his developmental drive if elected the Executive Chairman of Bende Local Government Area come December 18, 2020.