Three chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia State, Dr Sam Ahiwe, Mr John Nwangborogwu and Chief Charles Ogbonna, have commended Prof Greg Ibe’s enthusiasm and tenacity to better the lives of Abians despite existential hardship pervading the landscape
In Dr Sam Ahiwe’s words; ”Prof, you are a positive personality that derives joy in helping our State and the people therein. I recall vividly your contributions in materials and intellectual resources invested to make sure we realize Abia State teaching hospital.
“Today, we are better off with it, even though many may not fathom the tedious task we had to undergo before realizing such a monumental achievement. Your efforts to get the teaching hospital accredited remains vivid in my mind.
“I am happy to announce unequivocally, that through your outstanding contributions to the ministry of health I stood out exceptionally amongst other commissioners during the tenure of Governor T.A Orji.
“I wish you well in your quest for governorship of Abia State because I know you are ready and endowed with what it takes to deliver”.
Elder John Nwangborogu in his country home at Isiala Ngwa South LGA, expressed his profound gratitude for hosting Prof. Greg Ibe in his home in Isiala Ngwa South LGA, describing his quest for Governorship of Abia State as genuine.
He recalled the first time he met Prof. Greg in the Palace of his eminence, his Royal Majesty Eze Ngwa Ukwu Dr Eweremadu and stated that that since then, about some 15 ago, has always known him as a multi-tasking personality and not as a simpleton.
He described him as a man who is prepared to maximise the fortunes of Abia State and deepen the necessary dividends of democracy to all nooks and crannies.
Evuleogu Ibeku; Chief Charles Ogbonnaya, appreciated Prof. Greg Ibe for his audacity to declare interest to succeed the incumbent Governor, his Excellency Okezie Victor Ikpeazu
He went forward to describe him as an accomplished personality whom through his achievements has touched the life of many he has come across.
He said, not less than 20 persons have benefited from his scholarships in Umuahia North LGA and advised him to consult wider so as to cover very many interest groups.
Ogbonna added that as for the task ahead, he is eminently qualified.
Prof Greg Ibe therefore expressed his joy on the kind of hosting he received and thanked the stakeholders for their advice and explained that the 30 years development plan instructed and planned by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu will enable his government hit the ground running if given the opportunity.
The university don the stakeholders that he will leave no stone unturned to maximise the fortunes of Abians, adding that his tenacity to make Abia State the number one State in Nigeria.
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