Fri. Dec 9th, 2022

LOCAL GOVERNMENT LADIES ASSOCIATION, LOGLA ABIA STATE DRUMS SUPPORT FOR THE PDP GOVERNORSHIP CANDIDATE IN THE STATE, PROF. UCHE IKONNE.

The Local Government Ladies’ Association, LOGLA, Abia state has commenced campaigns for mobilization of support for the PDP Governorship Candidate in the State, Prof. Uche Ikonne.

The President of the Association, Mrs. Irene Ekwu disclosed this when the State Executive and Chairpersons in the seventeen Local Government Councils in Abia paid a solidarity visit to the wife of the PDP Governorship candidate, Lady Uzoamaka Uche Ikonne at their Umuahia residence Mrs. Ekwu said they came to announce the support of over twenty thousand women working in the Unified Local Government system for prof. Ikonne as the next Governor of the State.

She affirmed that after assessing all other Governorship for the 2023 election in the State, Prof. Ikonne stood out as  one with the experience, and competence to address the challenges of workers in the state.

The LOGLA State President maintained that Prof. Ikonne as a former Vice Chancellor and his wife Lady Uzoamaka as Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Justice and State Solicitor General have first hand knowledge of the needs of the Bureaucracy and can ensure timely and proper payment of workers’ salaries and allowances, gratuities and pensions without excuses.

Responding, Lady Uzoamaka Ikonne commended the Leadership and members of LOGLA for keying into the Uche Ndi Abia Project and assured them that the Professor Ikonne, if elected, will usher in a new order that will create a greater and prosperous Abia.

She said under the Participatory Governance Policy, Professor Ikonne will partner LOGLA and other civil servants to achieve a reformed, civil service and urged them to extend their support to all PDP candidates in the state.

Also speaking, the Chairman, Abia State Local Government Service Commission, Chief Victor Azumara, commented Mrs. Ikonne for her warm reception and described Prof. Ikonne and his wife as accomplished public servants and role models who has reached the peak of their career.

Adding his voice, a former member of the Federal House of Representatives, Chief Uzo Azubuike, extolled the leadership of LOGLA for joining the UCHE Ndi Abia victory train, and Governor Ikpeazu and the PDP in the State, for supporting the emergence of Prof. Ikonne as the PDP Governorship candidate.

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