Hon. ThankGod Ibeh has officially declared his interest to run for the next Anambra gubernatorial election slated for November 6 2021 under the platform of All Progressives Grand Alliance.
Hon Ibeh who is a native of Awgbu in Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State has joined the likes of Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, Hon. Chukwuma Umeoji among others who had earlier declared to contest for the governorship under APGA.
Ibeh is the Lagos State APGA Vice Chairman.
The event, which held at Local Government Headquarters Ajali, attracted stakeholders of the party in the local government as well as many support groups for Ibeh.
Welcoming the aspirant, the Orumba North Local Government Chairman of APGA, Mr. Alphonsus Muogbo, noted that Hon. Ibeh who had earlier consulted with his ward is much qualified to contest.
He said APGA would produce the best candidate through a free and fair primary election.
Addressing the gathering, Ibeh stressed that his intention is to represent the youth and to serve Anambra with an undiluted youthful energy.
Ibeh said he would consolidate on the achievements of Governor Willie Obiano and his APGA government in Anambra.
He commended Obiano, the National, State, Local Government and Ward Executives of the party for their commitment in building APGA and Anambra State.
The Representative of Orumba North in the state Assembly and the Deputy Majority Leader, Hon. Emeka Aforka, who was there to witness the declaration commended Hon. Ibeh for his courage.
Aforka noted that the contest is not a Do or Die affair as only one candidate wpuld emerge at the end of the primaries.
Aforka called on the party members to galvanize support for the party to win the coming election using the landmark achievements of the Obiano led administration.
Ibeh will on a date to be announced visit the State Working Committee of the All Progressives Grand Alliance to formally make his intention known.