The State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Rt.Hon.Alwell Asiforo Okere,Ph.D has commended the PDP Stakeholders in Bende Local Government Area for their continuous support for the PDP under the leadership of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu in the State.
Speaking during a meeting he held with the stakeholders of Bende in Umuahia on Wednesday,7th July,2021, the State PDP Chairman also applauded the people of Bende for their unanimous resolve to jettison their individual differences so as to work as indivisible family members for peace, unity and progress of the state, the party and Bende Local Government Area.
Rt.Hon.Alwell Asiforo Okere further extolled the stakeholders for expressing their individual bitterness and urged them to shun all forms of divisive tendencies like clannish and factional politics, campaign of pull him down syndrome, selfishness, to enable them work together in support of the progressive administration of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, the progress of the Party in the State and promised to forward their genuine complaints to the State Governor for necessary action.
In their speeches, a former member that represented Bende Federal Constituency,Hon. Nnenna Elendu Ukeje, Dr. Hagler Okorie, Chief P.C. Mba, Prof. S.O. Igwe, former S.S.G, Dr. Eme Okoro, House of Assembly member for Bende South State Constituency, Chief Emmanuel Chinedu Ndubuisi,a former Executive Chairman of Bende, Chief Gabriel Okereke Elendu,a Chief P.C. Onyegbu, Dr. Cosmos Ndukwe, Chief Jerry Kalu, Chief B.A. Meregini, Chief Ukwu Rocks Emma,Hon Orji Udeagha,Barr.James Okpara,Chief Emma Omokwe and the Deputy Chairman of Bende Local Government,Hon Promise Uzoma Okoro who spoke on behalf of the youths, thanked the State PDP Chairman for the timely meeting, describing it as very important to them and promised to sustain their support for the State Governor and the Party.
The stakeholders used the medium to call on the State Government to patronize Bende Local Government by awarding contracts for development of the Area, appointment of more sons and daughters of Bende into key positions.
The meeting attracted the presence of a galaxy of stakeholders from Bende LGA.