The rapid previous vice-president of Sierra Leone, Alhaji Sam Sumana, has been confirmed as one of many dignitaries that will attend the marketing campaign of the All Progressives Grand Alliance governorship candidate, Chukwuma Umeoji, subsequent month.
The Nationwide Publicity Secretary of APGA, Ikechukwu Chukwunyere, acknowledged this in an announcement on Saturday titled, ” Umeoji Marketing campaign Launch : Former vice chairman of Sierra Leone to steer African leaders to the occasion.”
The assertion defined additional that Sumana, who can be warming as much as contest the following presidential election in Sierra Leone, would lead some excessive stage lawmakers from three African nations to the event.
Umeoji and Prof.Lilian Orogbu, had been formally recognised as candidate and deputy candidate of APGA within the forthcoming Anambra State Governorship Election in November.
Chukwunyere stated, “The previous Sierra Leonian vice chairman will lead chieftain of the nation’s Parliament, and different prime members of his social gathering to grace the event in solidarity with a person he is aware of have the worldwide and nationwide capability to attach Anambra to the world if elected.”
In the meantime, the Nigeria Ethnic Youth Leaders Council has recommended the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee over its dealing with of the candidature of political events taking part within the November 6 governorship election in Anambra State.
The group famous that the INEC displayed the capability to conduct free and honest election within the state, based mostly on its respect for the rule of legislation.
The group’s assertion signed by its Coordinator, on Saturday is titled, “Emergence of Umeoji: Ethnic youth leaders say INEC has displayed capability to conduct free, honest elections for refusing to take away Umeoji title regardless of strain.”
The council, in response to Chiamaka
is made up of the Arewa Consultative Youth Motion, Ohanaeze Ndi Igbo Youth Motion, Niger Delta Youth Council, Oduduwa Youths and Center Belt Youths.
Chiamaka stated the ethnic teams are delighted with the way in which the fee utilized the rule of legislation in resolving who can be the genuine candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance.
The assertion learn partly, “We word that this choice was based mostly on two courtroom judgments that recognised Jude Okeke because the genuine nationwide chairman of the social gathering as towards Victor Oye.
“That the fee determined to obey courtroom judgment and uphold the rule of legislation is a sign that INEC will respect the desire of the individuals and permit their votes to rely in subsequent elections.
“We due to this fact urge the electoral physique to maintain this up and proceed to conduct his actions throughout the ambit of the legislation.”