Imo APC Exco swoop on Fomer Gov Ohakim ahead of 2023 elections

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Imo state Caretaker committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC), held a private meeting with former Governor Ikedi Ohakim in Owerro on Sunday evening, Imo Breaking News can report.
Every senior member of team Ohakim, including his Appointees and aides when he was Imo state Governor was present.
Chief Barr Nlemigbo, the APC Caretaker Chairman and Hon. Ugochukwu Nzekwe, the APC Deputy Chairman led the Imo APC Caretaker committee to Ohakim’s residence in Owerri.
Chief Austin Otuokere, Dr. Orikaeze Ajumbe, Hon. Rex Anunobi, Prof. Chinedu Asinu- Anosike, Hon. Kezie Ogaziechi, Hon. Willie Amadi, Hon. Emeka Ahaneku, Mrs Love Ineh, and Mrs Josephine Nnogham, the APC woman leader were at the meeting, Imo Breaking News was informed.
In the meeting, Fmr Gov . Ohakim was urged to join APC, to play the role of a Statesman and add value to the administration of Distinguished Senator Hope Uzodinma who is his blossom friend.
The APC Caretaker Chairman, Chief Nlemigbo said Ohakim`s entrance to APC will boost the electoral potentials of the party in the State and as help in strengthening the party ahead of 2023/24 general elections in the state
According to him, ” We are here to convey our party’s desire and appeal to our former Governor and political leader, Chief Ikedi Ohakim to come out boldly and be part of the ongoing restructuring of APC at the National level as well as in Imo State. Governor Hope Uzodimma approved this visit”
When he was called up to speak, the Orlu Zonal Chairman of the party, Prince Ugochukwu Nzekwe said that Imo APC will be very happy to receive Chief Ohakim into the party, pointing out that for APC to be relentlessly approaching
Ohakim shows how important he is in the politics of Imo State and Nigeria, pointing out that Chief Ohakim is the most wanted man to join APC in Imo State.
He announced that the reception committee has concluded giving Chief Ikedi Ohakim a State reception to welcome him to APC with his numerous supporters accross the 27 local government areas of the State.
In his response, Chief Ikedi Ohakim thanked the enlarged State Exco that Governor Hope Uzodimma has been his friend for over thirty five years.
Chief Ohakim stressed that he joined politics to serve not to gain, adding that he plays politics without bitterness.
He said, “The interest of Imo State is more Paramount to me, as a critic and statesman, I m ready to support, partner and advice any Governor and or government in Imo State. It will be wrong if I don’t support Governor Hope Uzodimma having supported previous Governors and governments in the state expect one who was not keen in taking his advice.”
Chief Ohakim who used the opportunity to thank the executives for visiting him stated, “I have heard all your requests, you will hear from me soon”

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