THE speedy previous Deputy Speaker of the Imo state Home of Meeting, Okechukwu Onyekanma, has expressed optimism that the Peoples Democratic Social gathering, will take over energy within the state come 2023.
Onyekanma, who was the deputy speaker throughout the tenure of Emeka Ihedioha, which was truncated by a Supreme Courtroom judgement, mentioned the individuals of Imo State will substitute Governor Hope Uzodinma, through the poll field.
The lawmaker mentioned this whereas handing over a two-bedroom bungalow he constructed for an indigent widow, Mrs Ngozi Tasie, who lived in a shanty for over 25 years at Obazu Mbieri-Mbaitoli Native Authorities Space.
He accused Uzodinma of performing beneath the expectations of the individuals of the state, noting that the administration led by Ihedioha began on the suitable footing earlier than it was pressured out by the Supreme Courtroom ruling.
Talking on the home present to the widow, he mentioned, “I used to be touched once I heard that the 59 – year-old widow and mom of 5 youngsters didn’t have a home. I mentioned to myself that constructing a home for her would alleviate her struggling. I thank God that I’m right here right this moment, to handover this constructing to this poor widow.
“This venture is consistent with my imaginative and prescient to perform life touching initiatives in my constituency and to present sensible that means to high quality illustration.”
On her half, the widow mentioned, “I’m extraordinarily grateful to Onyekanma for bringing a lot pleasure to my household. God has used Onyekanma to place an finish to the struggling of my household. I by no means knew that I might be a home proprietor right this moment. I’m in a state of pleasure. Glory be to God Almighty.”