The candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 6 elections in Anambra governorate in Anambra state, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo, instructed party stakeholders in the state to launch a mobilization aggressive voters, asserting that the ballot should be determined by voters, not by rigging.
Ozigbo gave the accusation when addressing hundreds of supporters who received him in Abuja state after the Independent National Election Commission released his name as the PDP candidate for the base poll. of the order of the Court of Appeal directing the commission to do so.
INEC had, on Thursday, September 9, 2021, published Mr. Ozigbo and Ms. Azuka Enemo as candidates for the post of Governor and Deputy Governor of the PDP respectively after an appeals court sitting in Abuja ruled in his favor in a case brought before it by another claimant of the PDP governor. ticket, Senator Ugochukwu Uba.
Addressing his supporters which included PDP members and non-party members at a reception in Awka, Ozigbo described the Court of Appeals ruling as the start of a new era in the state from Anambra.
“I want to thank you all for taking the time to come and greet me.
“Yesterday we recorded several victories. First, the PDP National Assembly caucus has come together to pledge unanimous support for this project, ”he said.
In his brief speech when his supporters accompanied him to the PDP State Secretariat at Udoka housing estate, Ozigbo asserted that he was ready to lead a winning campaign alleging; “The party in the center has taken steps to undermine the democratic process,” warns, but Anambra is not Imo.