Olu Owerri endorses Ihedioha

The governorship ambition of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP governorship candidate, Hon Emeka Ihedioha, got a significant boost Sunday when a socio cultural Organization, Olu Owerri endorsed the former Deputy Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives
Also adopted by the group  include PDP Owerri zone Senatorial candidate and member representing Owerri Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon.Ezenwa Onyewuchi.
Ihedioha who spoke after the endorsement held at Ugwu Ekwema Civic Centre, Owerri, said he is motivated by the show of support and major backing ahead of the guber polls expected to be fierce in Imo State on March 2nd, 2019.
This is the second major endorsement for Ihedioha after key leaders of Owerri zone had endorsed him last year as the best candidate Owerri zone is putting forward for the 2019 governorship election in the State.
Ihedioha recalled that Owerri zone had suffered marginalization in the State having not produced the Governor of the State  since democracy returned to the country in 1999.
He said the agitation for Owerri zone to produce Imo Governor in 2019 is a mission that must be accomplished.
” Our marginalisation has risen to the point of insult. Owerri zone must resist it. We must be prepared for the battle ahead which is the governorship election on March 2. And it is our turn to have the Governorship of Imo State.