Spiritual Director of Okunerere Adoration Ministry, Rev. Fr. Prof. Paul Obayi has commended the Governor of Enugu state, Rt. Hon(Dr) Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, who is also the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Enugu North senatorial zone in the 2023 General Elections, for supporting the relocation of the ministry to it’s permanent site.
The Priest said that the people of Nguru will reciprocate the governor’s kind gesture at the poll.
He disclosed this at a reception held in honour of Governor Ugwuanyi, who visited Nguru Nsukka community.
Fr Obayi disclosed that Governor Ugwuanyi was the first governor to visit Nguru Nsukka, adding that the Governor is the person behind the relocation of the Adoration Ministry to its permanent site in Nsukka.
The cleric asked the people of the community to thank Governor Ugwuanyi for the role he played in the realisation of the permanent site project, stating that the church, the congregation and the people of Nguru will reciprocate the governor’s kind gesture at the poll.
Earlier, Governor Ugwuanyi paid a courtesy visit on the traditional rural of Nguru Nsukka Autonomous Community, HRH Igwe Linus Nosike Obayi.
The royal father , on behalf of the community endorsed the governor for Senate and gave him a royal blessing, reassuring him that the people will deliver him at the poll.
The people of Nguru expressed gratitude to Governor Ugwuanyi for the payment of the state government’s counterpart fund for the RAMP-2 road project in the community, among other interventions.
They also thanked the governor for his numerous remarkable achievements in the area as well as his role in restoring peace to Nguru Nsukka through the creation of an autonomous community.
Other speakers at the event, included the President General of Nguru Nsukka Town Union, Builder Ignatus Onyishi, the Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) Prof. Ik Ernest Onyishi, the Special Assistant to the Governor, Luke Eze (MC Elder), Mrs. Theodora Obi-Okeke , and the PDP Zonal Woman Leader, Enugu North Senatorial zone, Mrs. Esther Agu Nwangwu
They assured Governor Ugwuanyi of the support of Nguru people, and promised to deliver him and other PDP candidates in the state in the forthcoming general election.
The Chairman of Nsukka LGA, Hon. Barr. Walter Ozioko and the PDP candidate for Nsukka West Constituency, Hon. Amos Amadi Agbo were among the dignitaries that graced the occasion.