By Ikeugonna Eleke
The Anambra State Governor-Elect, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, has led critical stakeholders of the Old Aguata Union (OAU), comprising his kinsmen and others, to thank outgoing governor, Willie Obiano, for facilitating his election last November.
The delegation which visited Obiano and his wife in their home at Aguleri, thanked him for stamping his feet on the ground to ensure that their son, Soludo, was elected.
The delegation also presented him a gift, while members of the delegation, consisting of the clergy, statesmen and others, also showered him with praises.
Soludo, while speaking about the visit, said, ‘Today, I joined critical stakeholders and leaders of the Old Aguata Union (OAU), a geo-political bloc of Ndị Anambra, comprising the current Orumba North, Orumba South and Aguata Local Government Areas, on a thank you visit to the Governor of Anambra State, His Excellency, Dr. Willie Maduaburochukwu Obiano.
‘While thanking God for his boundless grace before, during and after the process that has brought about my emergence as the Governor-Elect, I must not forget to thank the human elements instrumental to the actualization of this mandate. Dr Willie Maduaburochukwu Obiano showed character, forthrightness and courage, deserving of mention and emulation.
‘I consider this a rare privilege to serve Ndị Anambra. And the greatest appreciation would be to provide quality service and purposeful leadership that would elevate the developmental trajectory of our dear state for the good of all.