His Excellency, the Imo PDP Gubernatorial candidate, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha has revealed his plans for the good people of Njaba when He assumes office as the State Governor come May 29th, 2019. He made this revelation during the Statewide campaign rally of Imo PDP held in the LGA, yesterday.
According to him, Njaba Local Government must be made a major producer of Cashew in other to harness the great potentials wasting in the area. In his exact words, “Each time I pass through parts of Njaba I notice that the area is naturally endowed with the cashew plant which is a rich cash crop. After necessary inquiries, I concluded that from May 29, 2019, when, by the grace of God, I must have become the next governor of Imo State, I will ensure that the cashew industry in Njaba is well developed to make Njaba a major cashew producing area. This will also encourage massive employment for our youths and help reduce social vices”.
It’s important to note that Njaba is well known for the production of cashew fruit and cashew nuts for commercial purposes. This is particularly in the axis of Okwudor, Nkume, Atta, Amucha, parts of Umuaka and some other communities in Njaba.
His Excellency further thanked the people of Njaba for their support and urged them to remain steadfast in their support for the Peoples Democratic Party. He solicited for support for His Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, his vice Dr Peter Obi, the Senatorial candidate for Orlu Zone, Rt. Hon. Jones Onyerieri, the reps candidate, Hon. Kingsley Echendu, and Hon. Charles Ikenna, Abia, the State Assembly candidate, a young man whom He described as the future of PDP.
The leader of the Delegation and the State Chairman of the PDP, Chief Barr. Charles Ezekwem, had earlier praised the commitment of the people of Njaba in the PDP and assured them that their efforts won’t go unrewarded. He assured that the Gubernatorial candidate Party is a man of his words.
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