Tue. Aug 23rd, 2022

Wife of Governor pledges support for development projects of Ohanze Women Association in Obingwa.

The wife of the governor Dr Mrs Nkechi Ikpeazu has extolled  Oganihu Ndom Ohanze in Obingwa Local Government Area for maintaining peace and unity towards the progress of their community.

Dr Mrs Ikpeazu who was speaking at Ohanze Community Primary School during the twentieth anniversary of their women association and launch of their maiden almanac and fund raising of ten million Naira for adult education center reminded them that their vision would  be actualized  with concerted efforts.

The wife of the governor urged them to use their meetings to sensitize young people in the grassroot  on the need for them to know their genotype before marriage in order to reduce  the prevalence of sickle cell anemia and gender based violence in  society.

In his remarks, a former deputy governor in the state, Chief Eric Acho Nwakanma described the wife of the governor as a good daughter of Ohanze community who always identifies with the members of her community and pledged their support for  the women in realization of their projects.

In their speeches, the Chairman Obingwa local government area, Mrs Uloma Wogu, the PDP state house of assembly candidate for the Obingwa West State Constituency in next year’s election, Chief Erondu Uchenna Erondu, and Chairman on the occasion Chief Obioma Nnah thanked the women for their good initiative .

In her welcome address, the chairperson of Oganihu Ndom Ohanze, Mrs Ihudiya Florence Anyanwu thanked the wife of the governor for gracing the occasion and recalled  that the mother of the state’s first lady, Late Jemima Nwakanma was the pioneer president of the women association who left inspiring  legacies and called for support for achieving their projects.

Our government house correspondent Vincent Okogbuo reports that the event featured presentation of an award of excellent leadership to the wife of the governor by the Women, march past, and attracted the presence of notable personalities in the state.

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