A major support group of the Ebonyi state Peoples Democratic Party, Ebonyi People’s Movement for Anyim Presidency has adopted the PDP presidential aspirant, Sen. Anyim Pius Anyim in his Ishiagu Country home, Ivo LGA of the state.

According to statement presented by the national president, Comrade Obiya Sabastine, said the adoption of His Excellency Anyim Pius Anyim was spurred by the enviable track records of the former Secretary to the federal government whose eloquent antecedents has proven him worthy of the position.

The national president Ebonyi People’s Movement, Comrade Obiya emphasized the need for all leaders of Igbo extraction to rally round the former president of Nigeria senate who according to him has garnerd alot of leadership experiences enough to return the country to it’s eldorado.

He noted that the pro-democracy group which was formed after the most peaceful generally accepted state party congress that saw the emergence of Chief Toochukwu Okorie as the party chairman
was a brain work of Chief Chris Lebara and John Williams Nwode as to propagate the presidential ambition of the first PDP member to had declared interest for the position of presidency in south East and to return the state to PDP.

“Today, the leadership and executive members of Ebonyi People’s Movement, a major support group of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ebonyi state are here in their numbers in solidarity and total support to the presidential ambition of a foremost Nigerian patriotic leader, our father, political giant, game changer and the people’s advocate, His Excellency senator Anyim Pius Anyim GCON; and I am delighted and honoured to be part of this movement.

“However, we give all glory to the Almighty God who is the beginning and the end of every human plan, for His generosity in giving us a leader like no other in the person of Senator Chief Anyim Pius Anyim, who has contributed immensely to the political development of the Nigeria state and now rightly positioned to championed the course of future prosperity and democratic stability of the country.

“As a responsible organization, we felt that it is only appropriate to celebrate our own and further show to the world that we have the best presidential material that Nigeria ever needs in the person of Senator Chief Anyim Pius Anyim.he said

Ebonyi people’s movement in group photograph with Chief Anyim Pius Anyim

” Again, as a pro-democracy group, Ebonyi People’s Movement for Anyim Presidency is fundamentally attracted by the eminent qualities, enviable credentials and eloquent antecedents of Senator Anyim Pius Anyim that we resolved to adopt his presidential ambition as our project and we hereby declare that he becomes from today, the only presidential aspirant we shall work for and work with in the forthcoming general election; as a legal icon, legislator extraordinary, a democrat of note, intellectual colossus, former president of Nigeria senate who succeeded where philosophers are faulted, former Secretary to the Government of the Federation who supervised the entire administrative cadre of the Nigeria federation for a full tenure and a national leader of our great party the PDP, Senator Anyim has the best leadership experience to bring to bear hence, our decision.

“In furtherance of this course, the movement has adopted Chief Toochukwu Okorie as our patron and His Excellency Senator Chief Anyim Pius Anyim as our Grand patron and urged all and sundry to rally round them while giving us support to achieve the set goal.

Responding, Senator Anyim extolled the group for their proactive step and thanked them for the great initiative.

He assured the team of building a synergy to achieving better society saying” We will not loose tempo and I thank you for your coming and for the initiative. The journey has just begun and we should know that Ebonyi state and Nigeria belong to all of us and we must make our contribution to ensure we succeed”.

Others who spoke lauded the presidential aspirant for first declaring interest noting that the people of South East had been badly marginalized and assured him of their total support as the movement advanced.