Ike Ekweremadu Publicly Declares Interest to Run For Enugu Guber, Appoints Campaign DG
Former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, Friday; formally announces his desire to join the Enugu guber race come 2023.
This has laid to rest several months of speculations on whether the Senator has an interest in the number one position in the State.
There have been debates on the zoning of the governorship position in Enugu State, with the proponents insisting that it is the turn of Enugu East Senatorial zone to produce Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s successor.
However, Ekweremadu, representing Enugu West Senatorial Zone has now publicly joined the race declaring that hence zoning has gone round, it can restart from any zone.
He spoke at a media interactive session held at Best Western Hotel Plus in Enugu, where he declared thus;
“it is now time to focus on Enugu State and Enugu people. Governorship of Enugu State will help me to serve our people more and better.”
Charity Reporters also reports that he has named a former lawmaker and commissioner for housing in the State, Hon. Ogbo Asogwa as his campaign Director.
Asogwa is a former Lawmaker of Enugu State, Charity Reporters gathered.