Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State yesterday attended the monthly meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Udenu Local Government Area, calling on members of the party to unite and work towards the progress of the party.
The PDP in Enugu State has been effectively holding its monthly ward, Local Government and Zonal meetings since the inception of present administration in the state, with the participation of the party stakeholders including all elected and public office holders both at the state and national levels .
Addressing the enthusiastic PDP members during the meeting, which witnessed the decamping of a large number of the All Progressives Congress (APC) members in the Council led by Hon. Paul C. Okafor to the PDP, Gov. Ugwuanyi appealed that doors should be opened for all those who intend to join the party to do so, adding the party is big enough to accommodate everybody.
The governor congratulated the new decampees and charged the PDP ward chairmen to go and mobilize in their various wards for more people to join the party.
While urging the people to continue to remember him and his administration in prayers, Gov. Ugwuanyi noted that it is only when the PDP is united, that the dreams and aspirations of its founding fathers would be fully actualized.
Earlier in his remark , the Udenu Local Government Chairman of the PDP, Hon. Emma Chima expressed delight at the active participation of the party members especially the governor who he said has been attending the meetings of the party.
Hon. Chima said that the meeting was to celebrate the goodness of God and appreciate the good works of the governor in the state as well as receive the decampees into the PDP fold.
Speaking on behalf of the decampees, Hon. Okafor said that they were happy to join PDP family in the state and requested that his followers be fully integrated in the affairs of the party.