Etche Drums Support For Dakuku, APC


The people of Etche in
Etche Local Government Area of Rivers State have pledged their support for the governorship candidate of the All Progressive congress (APC), Hon. Dakuku Adol Peterside in the next month’s elections.
The Etche Communities comprising of Afara, Nihi and Odufor in Umuselem clan made the pledge through their various chiefs in council and elders when the APC campaign train visited the various communities as part of the door-to-door campaign in the local Government Area.
The Ochimba of Afara Community, Chief Augustine Okere, and Chief Ben Chioma Ochimba of Odufor Community in their respective speeches assured the party that they would mobilize their subjects to vote for Peterside and other APC candidates in the general elections.
They commended the state governor, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi for his tremendous transformational developments in the state and particularly in the local government area, stressing that the projects have direct impact on the lives of the people.
The traditional rulers appealed to the leadership of the party to preach peace among their members as such would place the party above other parties as well as brightening its chances of winning.
In his address, the Chairman of APC campaign team in the area, Barrister Emeka Ordu thanked the people of the various communities for the reception accorded the  team, adding that it was a clear indication that the party enjoys maximum support in their area.
He urged the people to remain resolute in their support for the party and vote for all the party candidates including the party’s Presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari.
Earlier, in their respective speeches, Hon. Ogbonna Nwuke, member representing Etche/Omuma Federal constituency and Hon. Golden Chioma, member representing Etche Constituency 11 in State House of Assembly commended the people of Etche for their support and urged them to vote for all the party’s candidates in the elections.