BY NDUBUISI NWOGHA , ABAKALIKI
As the clamour for who succeeds governor David Umahi gets tensed in Ebonyi State, first female governorship aspirant has declared from the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Professor Adaeze Nwuzor stating her readiness to serve the state come 2023.
She made the declaration at Justice Nwuzor Country’s Home, Abarigwe Ishieke on Wednesday 2nd March,2022.
Speaking with the stakeholders, the former Senior Special Assistant to the state Governor stated that she has the vision to serve as to bring her wealth of experiences to governance.
The gubernatorial aspirant who is a professor of academic in the area of Agriculture, Extension- Communication and Rural Development pointed out that she’s prepared to transform the state by introducing modern agriculture as to bring unemployment to it’s barrest minimum.
The PDP Chieftain commended past leaders of the state for their sincere services to the development of the state, and stated that from the first executive governor of the state,Dr Sam Ominyi Egwu, Ebonyi has been blessed with free and compulsory education with its impact the reason average citizens of the state are contributing to the national development.
She highlighted that Chief Martin Nwanchor Elechi the successor also left an indelible mark with the unity bridges among his other human interest projects before the emergence of Engr David Umahi who brought his engineering profession into fore.
The erstwhile Ebonyi Council chairman who hinted that the state needs rural development and assured that if given chance would harness agriculture which is the major occupation of the people to be attractive and lucrative by bringing successful partners that would develop the sector to envy of other states.
She further explained that focusing on rural development would ensure that major basic amenities among which are road, water and electricity be made available to all as to compliment the development of the past administrations.
On what she tagged, AEHIS, as her major area of priority, which is Agriculture, Education, Health, Infrastructure and Security, professor Nwuzor said she would continued free and compulsory education from where Dr Egwu stopped.
She added that basic primary health care would be given due attention and would form her major interest, even as, she gives more priority in infrastructural development especially in various communities in the state.
she further noted that she would bring back what she described as one-man, one-security strategy which worked perfectly during her time as Council chairman as to bring an end to hoodlums invasion in the state.
The gubernatorial aspirant, however, promised that her administration if given support would entrenches justice for all bring hope for justice, through her divinely revealed policies and programmes and pledged to ensure that those who fought for the creation of the state are sincerely rewarded for their sacrifices.
Recall that professor Adaeze Nwuzor was the immediate past Senior Special Assistant to Ebonyi State Governor on Higher Education and first female executive chairman Ebonyi Local Government Area, position which she served with various meritorious awards and unforgettable programmes among the popular compulsory bursary and scholarship as council chairman, and school debate that Ebonyi State won first position in president Muhammadu Buhari Debate Competition, Abuja.
Also recall was that professor Adaeze Nwuzor is the first female professor in Izhi land comprising of the three council areas of Abakaliki, Ebonyi and Izzi Local Government Areas of Ebonyi North Zone, a native of Abarigwe Agalegu Ishieke community