The Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha, has welcomed the nomination of the former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, as the Vice Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
In a statement released on Monday, Ihedioha (who is the PDP Governorship candidate in Imo state) described the choice of Obi as “fitting and most deserving.”
According to him: “The choice of Mr. Peter Obi, is no doubt, fitting and most deserving. I am certain that he will add a lot of value to the ticket. We are optimistic and indeed looking forward to working with him, to reposition and deliver the party in the general elections.
“I wish to assure of the unalloyed support of the good people of Imo State for His Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar GCON, Waziri Adamawa and indeed enjoin Nigerians at large to rally round him and our great party, PDP, in our quest to salvage our dear country.”A